|Birth: ||Jul. 22, 1873|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 1943|
Dr. Marshall Clinton, one of Buffalo's leading physicians and surgeons, practiced his profession in 1895. Born in Buffalo July 22, 1873, he was educated in the public schools, and graduated from Medical College of the University of Buffalo in 1895.
He spent a year as resident physician at the Erie County Hospital, and for the succeeding two years was house surgeon at the Fitch Accident Hospital of Buffalo.
In June 1898, he was appointed Assistant Surgeon of the 202nd Regiment, United States Volunteers, for service during the Spanish-American War. In thus capacity lie accompanied the command through the campaign, being stationed with the regiment at Camp Black, NY, at Camp Meade, and in Cuba until the troops returned to the United States. In April 1899, he was mustered out with the regiment at Savannah, Georgia.
Upon returning from the war Dr. Clinton began the private practice of his profession in Buffalo as a general surgeon.
He was attending surgeon at tile Buffalo Hospital and the Sisters of Charity and Erie County hospitals, the Buffalo Children's Hospital and the Fresh Air Mission Hospital at Athol Springs. He was Instructor in Surgery at the University of Buffalo, was Assistant Surgeon of the 65th Regiment, N.G.N.Y., with time rank of Captain, and was surgeon for the Pennsylvania Railroad Company.
Dr. Clinton was a member of the Erie County Medical Society, the Buffalo Academy of Medicine, The State Medical Association, the American Medical Association, the American Association of Military Surgeons, and the Saturn Club.
December 12, 1900, Dr. Clinton married Miss Alethe Evans, daughter of Edwin T. Evans and Josephine (Hewes) Evans, of Buffalo. The children of the union are DeWitt, Karl, and Geoffrey, Marshall Jr (also a Dr), and Esther.
Spencer Clinton (1839 - 1914)
Sarah Riley Clinton (1851 - 1880)
Alethe Evans Clinton (1876 - 1945)*
DeWitt Clinton (1901 - 1983)*
Karl Clinton (1903 - 1993)*
Geoffrey Clinton (1906 - 1907)*
Marshall Clinton (1913 - 1995)*
Morning View Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 06, 2010
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