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Maj Henry Clay Bostwick
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Birth: Aug. 25, 1828
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 1, 1916
Vancouver
Clark County
Washington, USA

He was Tacoma's first physician. He settled in Tacoma in 1876, built the Bostwick building at 9th and Broadway, and left Tacoma shortly after the panic of 1893.
Source - Tacoma Times, 2 Feb 1916.

Name: Henry C Bostwick
Residence: Iola, Kansas
Rank at enlistment: Surgeon
State Served: Kansas
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Commissioned an officer in Company S, Kansas 9th Cavalry Regiment on 27 Mar 1862.
Mustered out on 02 Jan 1863.
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Kansas
Union Blue: History of MOLLUS

Name: Henry C. Bostwick
Death Date: 01 Feb 1916
Death Place: Vancouver, Clarke, Washington
Age at Death: 87 years 5 months 7 days
Estimated Birth Year: 1829
Father's Name: D. Bostwick
Mother's Name: Sofia Fondersmith
Volume/Page/Certificate Number: 59
Collection: Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960

Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929
Name: Henry Clay Bostwick
Birth Date: 1832
Death Date: 1 Feb 1916
Death Place: Vancouver, WA
Type Practice: Allopath
Practice Specialities: Chehalis, WA, Tacoma, WA
Practice Dates Places: Chehalis, WA, Tacoma, WA
Medical School: Rush Medical College, Chicago, 1874, (G)
JAMA Citation: 66:672
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daniel Bostwick (1800 - 1876)
  Sophia DeFondersmith Bostwick (1802 - 1881)
 
 Spouses:
  Emma Augusta Rhoades Bostwick (1850 - 1926)
  Hannah J McClure Bostwick (1839 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  Clara Eloise Bostwick Ball (1862 - 1953)*
 
 Sibling:
  Henry Clay Bostwick (1828 - 1916)
  Daniel W. Bostwick (1840 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

SURGN
9 KANS. CAV.
 
Burial:
Tacoma Cemetery
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA
 
Created by: Elaine and Bill Schrock
Record added: Aug 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57114452
Maj Henry Clay Bostwick
Added by: Elaine and Bill Schrock
 
Maj Henry Clay Bostwick
Added by: Elaine and Bill Schrock
 
 
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Enlisted 3/27/1862 Iola, Kansas.
- Alice
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014
Companion #04983 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Mar. 18, 2011
 
 
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