The USGenWeb Project
Benton County, IAGenWeb Project
The IAGenWeb Project


Giving names, address, place and date of graduation, school of practice, title of papers read before medical societies or published in medical journals, notices of important surgical operations, etc., of the physicians of the State; also the population of each county, taken from the State census of 1875.

Legend: R = Regular in practice. H = Homeopathic in practice; E = Eclectic in practice; * = graduation doubtful; + = not a graduate; # = unknown.

Benton County


Boles, Irvin, C. S., Shellsburg, Cleveland, Ohio, no date, R.
Boyd, W. S., Vinton, Western Reserve College, Cleveland, Ohio, 1848, R.
Clingan, H. B., Vinton, + R.
Cook, S. M., Belle Plaine, + R.
Cox, J. B., Belle Plaine, College Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk, Iowa, 1865, R.
Dickinson, A. J., Shellsburg, Medical Department University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1876, R.
Flatt, William K., Vinton, Hahnaman Medical College, Chicago, Ill., 1868, H.; Treasurer North Eastern Homeopathic Medical Society.
Foote, L. A. Belle Plaine, College Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk, Iowa, 1876, R.
Furness, John M., Luzerne, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill., 1871, R.
Griffin, Clark C. Vinton, Medical Department University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1867, R.; U. S. Examining Surgeon for Pensions.
Griffin, A. D., Vinton, + E.
Granville, J., Florence, #.
Jones, N. W., Jasper, Blairstown, + R.
LaGrange, Robert, Garrison, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill., 1871, R.
March, A. J., Belle Plaine, H.
Meredith, Marion, Vinton, Medical College of Ohio, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1866, R.; President Union Medical Society.
McMorris, James, Belle Plaine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Ill., 1872, R.
Mc Cully, Joseph, Urbanna, + E.
Packard, F. A., Shellsburgh, Castleton, Vermont, no date, R.
Robyn, Edward, Luzerne, R.
Smith, James A., Florence, * R.
Stockslager, S. O., Florence, Bellevue Hospital Medical College, N. Y., 1875, R.
Spicer, S. S., Blairstown, Missouri Medical College, St. Louis, Mo. 1873, R.
Worley, Joshua, Belle Plaine, Starling Medical College, Columbus Ohio, 1861, R.
Whites, U. B., Urbanna, + R.
Wagner, Jacob K., Blairstown, + R.

(source: "The Medical and Surgical Directory of the State of Iowa," John H. Lothrop, M.D.; J. C. Hopkins, Printer, Lyons, Iowa, 1876.)

Transcribed by a volunteer, August, 2022

If you note any corrections, changes, additions, or  find any links provided on this web site that are
not  functioning properly please notify  John Shuck, your Benton County Website Coordinator.

Copyright © 1997-2023. This web site was created solely for the
use and benefit of the IAGenWeb Project
a part of the USGenWeb Project.
All Rights Reserved.