|Birth: ||Sep. 19, 1844|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 1925|
Dr. Edward Leonidas, son of, Samuel G. and Cynthia (Clay) Lathrop.
Dr. Edward Leonidas married Emma Hedrick in 1873.
Edward Leonidas and Emma Hedrick child is:
Edward H. Lathrop
LATHROP, E.L. DR., physician and surgeon; office cor. Main and Jefferson streets; residence Green street; born Sept. 19, 1844, in Madison Co., N.Y.; in 1857, came to Chicago; in 1865, was appointed Assistant Surgeon of the 10th Illinois Cavalry; served about twenty months. Commenced the study of medicine in 1860 and graduated in 1866 at the Rush Medical collage, Chicago; he was the youngest Assistant Surgeon west of the Mississippi River -- but 20 years of age at the time of his commission; practiced his profession from 1866 to 1870, in Chicago, then removed to Ottumwa, and has been a resident here ever since; has been Coroner four years; he organized the Museum of Comparative Anatomy at Rush Medical College in 1868, and has now the largest private museum in the State; in 1877, he fitted up an Electric Infirmary, and still keeps it in operation. Married Miss Emma Hedrick in 1873, daughter of Wesley Hedrick, of Dahlonega Tp.; she was born in Wapello Co.; have one child -- Edward H. Democrat.
Family Information contributed by family member:
Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
Emma Jane Hedrick Lathrop (1848 - 1925)
SURGEON 12TH IN ILL.CAV.
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Jan 19, 2009
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