Dr Harry Webster Acheson

Photo added by Lois Acheson-Kaplan

Dr Harry Webster Acheson

  • Birth 23 Dec 1858 Franklin County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 18 Jul 1918 District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Burial Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA
  • Plot Montrose Lot 979 Garden of Peace
  • Memorial ID 29225004

Harry W. Acheson was a son of Thomas Weir Acheson and Katherine Leavitt Hooker. He was a grandson of Gen. Thomas Acheson and Elizabeth Cummins and a great-grandson of George Acheson and Elizabeth Weir. Dr. Acheson was a veterinarian and helped create the Board of Veterinarians in DC and served on the board until his death in 1918, an apparent suicide. He taught at Georgetown University in DC.


Family Members

Gravesite Details Dr. Acheson's second wife is buried in Catlett, VA. Mortimer Acheson bought the plot where Jane was to be buried so there was no room for her in Oak Hill

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  • Created by: Lois Acheson-Kaplan
  • Added: 22 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29225004
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Harry Webster Acheson (23 Dec 1858–18 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29225004, citing Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, District of Columbia, District Of Columbia, USA ; Maintained by Lois Acheson-Kaplan (contributor 47039745) .