Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Hartshorns in:
 • Spring Grove Cemetery
 • Cincinnati
 • Hamilton County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Dr Dana Warren Hartshorn
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 1, 1827
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 23, 1907
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Physician, Surgeon, Union Civil War Surgeon, Medical Professor. Born in Walpole, Massachusetts, he attended the Academies at Wrentham and Wilbraham near Springfield, Massachusetts. He graduated from the Medical Department at Harvard College in 1854 and began to practice in Dedham, Massachusetts. He moved to Urbana, Ohio in 1857. When the Civil War began, he was appointed on September 4, 1861 as a Surgeon for the Union Volunteer Army and served with the Army of the Tennessee. He was assigned to the staff of General William T. Sherman as Medical Director and later as an assistant director under General U.S. Grant. Before he resigned in 1863 due to physical disabilities, he organized and operated the Gayosa Military Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. He returned to Ohio and resumed his medical profession in Cincinnati, Ohio. He became an anatomy professor at Pulte Medical College from 1872 to 1891. He is also a member of the American Institute of Homeopathy and the Ohio State Medical Society. During President Benjamin Harrison's administration, he served as a member of the pension board of Hamilton County. He died in Avondale near Cincinnati, Ohio in 1907 when he was 79 years old. 
Family links: 
  Ebenezer Hartshorn (1778 - 1855)
  Polly Smith Hartshorn (1784 - 1859)
  Mary Ann Hartshorn (1808 - 1881)*
  Edmund Hartshorn (1810 - 1893)*
  Jeremiah Hartshorn (1822 - 1891)*
  Dana Warren Hartshorn (1827 - 1907)
*Calculated relationship
Spring Grove Cemetery
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 72, Lot 201-O
Created by: K Guy
Record added: Oct 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21933780
Dr Dana Warren Hartshorn
Added by: K Guy
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Thomas Hartshorn
 Added: May. 20, 2012
Companion #07420 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Sep. 26, 2011

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service