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Dr Brodie Strachan Herndon
Birth: Jul. 7, 1810
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 7, 1886
Berkeley County
South Carolina, USA

Medical Pioneer. He was the Chief Surgeon of the Confederate Army from 1862 to 1865. A graduate from the University of Maryland Medical School in 1829. He was the first person to perform a Caesarean operation in the United States. He worked as a physician in Fredericksburg, Virginia until the Civil War, when he was appointed as Chief Surgeon for hospitals in Richmond, Virginia. (bio by: Janet Greentree) 
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  Lucy E Hansbough Herndon (1813 - 1880)*
  Brodie Strachan Herndon (1834 - 1890)*
  Ann Maury Herndon Mercer (1841 - 1885)*
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"The God of hope fills us with the joy and peace of believing".
Bonaventure Cemetery
Chatham County
Georgia, USA
Plot: F-19
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Janet Greentree
Record added: Jul 05, 2004
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Dr Brodie Strachan Herndon
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Dr Brodie Strachan Herndon
Added by: Janet Greentree
Dr Brodie Strachan Herndon
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- Linda Davis RN
 Added: Sep. 25, 2016

- bob tarte
 Added: Aug. 7, 2016
For service rendered the Confederacy may you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jul. 7, 2016
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