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Dr Cary Breckinridge Gamble
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1825
Botetourt County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1921
Howard County
Maryland, USA

Father: Robert Gamble
Mother: Letitia Breckinridge
1843 - Graduated, Washington College,
Lexington, VA
1844 - Attended, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
1846 - M.D. degree, University of
Maryland, Baltimore, MD [from MD]
10/23/1849 - Married,
Frances Edwarda Shaw, St. Johns Co, FL
1850 - Practiced medicine, Leon Co, FL
1860 - Practiced medicine, Tallahassee,
Leon Co, FL
04/15/1861 - Signed contract with the
Confederate States Army as an
Acting Asst. Surgeon (contract physician),
Navy Yard, near Pensacola, FL
05/17/1861 - Appointed Surgeon from FL
05/17/1861 - Ordered to report to the
1st FL Infantry
07/00/1861 - Surgeon, 1st FL Infantry
09/01/1861 - Surgeon, 1st FL Infantry, Warrington, FL
12/00/1861 - Surgeon, 1st FL Infantry
02/05/1862 - Confirmed as Surgeon by the
Confederate States Senate
03/00/1862 - Surgeon, 1st FL Infantry,
Corinth, MS
04/06/1862 - Surgeon, 1st FL Infantry
04/06/1862 - Medical Director, Gen. Patton Anderson's Brigade
04/07/1862 - Captured, Battle of Shiloh
(near Corinth, MS)
05/13/1862 - Exchanged (released)
09/08/1863 - Surgeon-in-charge,
Hospital, Ringgold, GA
09/08/1863 - Ordered to re-open
hospital at Newnan, GA
10/20/1863 - Surgeon-in-charge
of hospitals, Newnan, GA
01/00/1864 - Surgeon-in-charge,
Hospital, Newnan, GA
03/31/1864 - Ordered to report to
Gen. J. P. Anderson for duty
04/21/1864 - Chief Surgeon,
Maj. Gen. J. P. Anderson, Commanding
Reserve Forces of FL, District of FL
07/31/1864 - Chief Surgeon, staff of
Brig. Gen. J. K. Jackson, District of FL
11/11/1864 - Surgeon-in-charge, Hospital,
Macon, GA
12/17/1864 - Senior Surgeon-in-charge,
Hospitals, Macon, GA
02/00/1865 - Surgeon-in-charge, Hospital,
Macon, GA
05/10/1865 - Surrendered by
Maj. Gen. Sam Cook, Tallahassee, FL
05/24/1865 - Paroled, Tallahassee, FL
1870 - Farmer, Dorchester Co, MD
~1872 - Married Winifred [surname unknown]
1880,1890,1900 - Practiced medicine,
Baltimore, MD
1900 - Practiced medicine,
925 Cathedral St. Baltimore, MD
1910 - Retired, Elkridge, Howard Co, MD
1920 - Retired, Howard Co, MD

This biographical sketch is from:
Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical
register of physicians who served the
Confederacy in a medical capacity.
11/08/2011. Unpublished database.
Family links: 
  Elise S Gamble (____ - 1861)*
*Calculated relationship
Green Mount Cemetery
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: Area: Walnut Lot: 1
Created by: bioengineer
Record added: Nov 08, 2011
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Dr Cary Breckinridge Gamble
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Dr Cary Breckinridge Gamble
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Dr Cary Breckinridge Gamble
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