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Dr George Washington Patterson

Dr George Washington Patterson

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 1 Aug 1884 (aged 69–70)
McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA
Burial McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA
Plot Block 23
Memorial ID 6623388 · View Source
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1838-1839 - Attended, University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department, Philadelphia, PA
1839 - M.D. degree, University of Pennsylvania, Medical Department, Philadelphia, PA (from: PA; thesis: "On Iodine")
07/16/1840 - Married, Charlotte Briceland (~1825-??- born in PA), Hancock Co., OH
09/23/1850 - Merchant, Louden, Seneca Co., OH (living with wife, "Charlott", and three children - indexed in the 1850 U.S. Census as George W. Patterson)
06/00/1864 - Acting Asst. Surgeon, Confederate States Troops in Northern Texas, McKinney, TX
10/11/1870 - Practiced medicine, McKinney, Collin Co., TX (living with wife, "Charlotte", and two children - indexed in the 1870 U.S Census as George Patterson)
1874 - Practiced medicine, McKinney, Collin Co., TX
06/03/1880 - Practiced medicine, McKinney, Collin Co., TX (living with wife, C.B., one daughter, one grandson, and two granddaughters - indexed in the 1880
U.S. Census as G.W. Patterson)
08/01/1884 or 08/02/1884 - Died at his home "after a severe illness", McKinney, Collin Co., TX

Note: One source claims this physician served as Surgeon, 5th Texas Partisan Rangers and as Surgeon, Martin's 4th Texas Cavalry, but neither of these has been corroborated. Dr. Patterson does not have Confederate Compiled Service Records with these units.

This biographical sketch is from:
Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical
register of physicians who served the
Confederacy in a medical capacity.
04/29/2016. Unpublished database.

On May 16, 2017, Find A Grave contributor, Have A Heart, (#46922274) adds:
Known children:
Emily "Emma" F. (1843-1933)
John Naster (1845-)
Mary Elizabeth "Libbie" (1848-)
Thomas (1850-)
George E. (1856-)
Charlotte "Lotta" B. (1859-)



Inscription

Dr. G. W. PATTERSON
DIED
Aug. 1, 1884
AGED
69 Yrs. 11 Mos.

Not thus his noble past shall dwell
A prisoner in his narrow cell
But he whom we have hid from men
With youth renewed shall love again


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  • Maintained by: bioengineer
  • Originally Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6623388
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr George Washington Patterson (1814–1 Aug 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6623388, citing Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by bioengineer (contributor 47026824) .