Physicians and Doctors
The Medical History of Milwaukee -Physcians
Source: The Medical History of Milwaukee, By Louis Frederick Frank. Published 1915. Germania Publishing Co.
1834-1836 Arrival of New practioners: Barber, Lucius I. Bigelow, A. Castleman, Alfred L. Chase, Enoch Gorham, Wm. Meeker Hewitt, Jesse S. Loomis, Hubbell Messinger, John A. Noyes, Thomas J. Proudfit, Wm. P. Weeks, Lemuel W. 1838—1839. Population: 700. Total number of physicians : 10. Rate per 1000 : 70. Arrival of new practitioners : Wolcott Erastus 1840-1841 Population: 2000(estimated) Total number of physicians: 8 Rate per 1000: 250 Arrival of new practioners: Bartlett, John K. 1842. Population: 2500 (estimated) Total number of physicians : 9 Rate per 1000 : 273. Arrival of new practitioners : Dousman, John B. Huebschmann, Francis. 1843. Population: 6000 (estimated). Total number of physicians : 11. Rate per 1000: 545. Arrival of new practitioners : Bean, Walker L. Kalckhoff, Ferdinand Luening, Frederick August Marsh, E. B. 1844. Population 6400 (estimated). Total number of physicians : 14. Rate per 1000 : 1 :450. Arrival of new practitioners : Bristol, J. Hoyt, E. R. Johnson, James 1845. Population: 8000 (estimated). Total number of physicians : 16. Rate per 1000 : 1 :500. Arrival of new practitioners : Greves, James P. Selby, Jeremiah B. Wilcox, F. M. 1846. Population: 9499 (estimated). Total number of physicians : 24. Rate per 1000 : 1 :395. Arrival of new practitioners: Blanchard, Azariali Spalding, J. F. Dunovan, James. Stadler, Joseph Fletcher, R. Whitney, James P. Hard, H. M. Wunderly, Chas. E. Smith, Henry.
As listed in the 1857-58 Milwaukee City Directory
Erving, Burdick & Co. 205 and 207 East Water Street
(following this list is a list of 1886 Physicians)
BAKER: Erasmus D. Concert Hall Building, h Clybourn, bt Seventh and Eighth BARNES: O. A. 12 Wisconsin, bds Menomonee Hotel BARTLETT: John K. 288 Milwaukee BAEYER: Frederick Reed, bt Florida and Virginia, W. BEDUND: David Monroe, bt Washington and Scott, W. BLANCHARD: Azariel Main, bt Wisconsin and Michigan, h 171 Van Buren BRANDEKE: Frederick Vliet, bt Fourth and Fifth BROWN: T. NE cor Fifth and Galena BROWN: D. T. Homeopathic, SE cor Main and Wisconsin h Jefferson, bt Division and Knapp BRUMMEL: August cor Main and Oneida CHIPMAN: H. Homeopathic, South Water, bt Virginia and Park CLAPP: Frank C. Virginia, bt Hanover and Greenbush CRUGOM: James 291 Milwaukee COSSACK: Gustave Hydropathic, 530 Jefferson CURTIS: A. P. 51 Wisconsin, h 475 Jefferson DOUGLASS: James S. Homeopathic, 25 Wisconsin, h 59 Mason DOUSMAN: J. B. 51 Wisconsin, h 86 Mason DOWE: J. C. 341 Jefferson DUELL: Hilyer Surgeon, SE cor Grove and Scott DYSON: Betsey Female physician, 98 Michigan ELDRIDGE: H. D. Prentiss Block FAIKA: Charles Third, bt Chestnut and Poplar FESSEL: Christian 255 East Water FIELD: Vincent Thirteenth, bt Galena and Cherry FUCHS: Albert 220 Main GARNER: John E. SW cor Milwaukee and Oneida GORHAM: William Fifth, bt Cedar and Tamarack, E. GREENE: Roderick R. 169 East Water GREVECOUER, Adolph Scott, bt Brown and Baulding, S. GREVES: James P. Homeopathic, 25 Wisconsin, bds L. Kennedy GUENTHER: John G. Homeopathic, cor E. Water and Mason, Preuser’s Block GUNNING: Frederick A. NE cor Main and Oneida HAMBITZER: Wm. Chestnut, near Fifth HATCHARD: Thomas 32 Wisconsin HERRIMAN: Aaron NE cor Hanover and Scott HEUBSCHMANN: Francis Third, bt Vliet and Cherry HOPFE: Emil 319 East Water HOYT: Moses C. NW cor Cass and Oneida HUNDHAUSEN: Frederick W. Chestnut, bt Sixth and Seventh HUNTER: W. Clybourn, bt Fifth and Sixth, S. JOHNSON: James NE cor Van Buren and Oneida JUNG: Francis F. 249 East Water KALCKHOFF: F. 24 Chestnut KEMPER: R. D. 24 Chestnut KETCHUM: E. Third, bt Sycamore and Clybourn, E. KISSLING: Carl L. 35 Chestnut LAKE: Lafayette cor South Water and Clinton h Greenbush, bt Virginia and Park, W. LAKE: Waldo W. 17 Wisconsin, h 419 Milwaukee LUNING: F. A. NE cor Main and Oneida MAIR: A. J. NW cor Wisconsin and Main MCKNIGHT: Lewis 7 Martin’s Block, h Milwaukee, bt Oneida and Biddle, E. MEYER: Lewis SW cor Twelfth and Galena MUELLER: C. 300 Third MUNK: Emanuel SW cor East Water and Martin NAUMANN: Herman Market Square, near Oneida ORTALLI: Francis SW cor East Water and Oneida PERRINE: G. W. Homeopathic, 26 Main, h Fifth, bt Spring and Wells PERLEWITZ: H. C. F. Walnut, bt Sixth and Seventh RECTOR: D. W. 369 Third ROBINSON: C. C. 318 Milwaukee SCHWEFEL: Herman 255 East Water SEIBERT: J. 177 East Water, bds L. Ferneke SELBY: J. B. Prairie, bt Seventh and Eighth SMITH: S. C. Virginia, bt Hanover and Greenbush, N. STADLER: Joseph SE cor Vliet and Fifth THORN: Samuel S. Wisconsin, near Milwaukee, h 68 Marshall TRACY: L. M. Homeopathic, 26 Main, bds Mrs. Livingston TYRREL: Gerard 251 Main, bds H. Rockey VANDERHOEVEN: T. Templeman 366 Main VAN HOUTER: Frederick Fifteenth, bt Galena and Walnut WARNCKE: C. 263 Third WILHELM: Charles East Water, bt Martin and Johnson, W. WOLCOTT: Erastus B. NW cor Wisconsin and Jefferson WUNDERLY: Edward Monroe, opposite Florida, W. WUNDSCH: Edward 331 Third COUNTY PHYSICIAN: Herman Naumann
As listed in Polk's Medical and Surgical Directory 1886 BAY VIEW, population 2,900 BATCHELER, W. A. No report received MILWAUKEE, population 165,000 ADLER, Louis Vienna University, Austria, 1847 46 Division ALLEN, Asa A. New York Homeopathic Medical College 232 Wisconsin New York City, 1876 ALLEN, James M. 159 Wisconsin BACH, James A. Michigan University, 1884 48 Division BADE, H. F. No report received 556 Fifth BARTLETT, Edwin W. University of Vermont, 1866 422 Jefferson Asst. Phy. and Surg. Kings Co. Hospital, 1876 Student at Paris and Vienna, 1868-69 Ex-Pres. Wis. Med. Soc. BARTLETT, John K. Yale College, Med. Dept. 220 Pleasant New Haven, Connecticut, 1841 BATCHELOR, William A. Dept. of Medicine Bay View University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, 1884 BECKER, Francis Univ. of Bonn, Germany, 1838 701 Chestnut BEEBE, Eugene W. Hahnemann Med. College, Chicago, 1866 173 Wisconsin Member American Institute Homeopathy and American Ophthalmology and Otol. Society Secretary Wisconsin State Homeopathic Medical Society BETZEL, Charles W. Munich University 346 Fourth BINDSCHEDLER, Emil Zurich, Switzerland, 1873 409 National BINGHAM, Helen M. Boston Univ. School of Medicine (Homeopathic) 170 Division Boston, Massachusetts, 1881 BIRKHAEUSER, Joseph E. Bonn Univ. of Germany, 1855 88 Wisconsin BLACKMAN, L. A. No report received Kensington Inf. BLACKMAN, Mrs. M. L. No report received 463 Broadway BODE, Henry F. No report received 556 Fifth BOORSE, Lorenzo Rush Medical College, 1881 1431 Vliet BRENDECKE, Frederick Univ. of Berlin, 1835 462 Fifth BROWN, Daniel T. Homeopathic Hospital College 410 Milwaukee Cleveland, Ohio, 1858 BROWN, Horace M. Univ. of the City of New York 410 Milwaukee Med. Dept. New York City, 1880 BROWN, R. B. Coll. of Physicians and Surgeons in City of NY (Medical Dept. of Columbia College) New York City, 1864 CARLSON, Oscar W. Hahnemann College, Chicago, 1872 425 Milwaukee CAVANEY, James Rush Medical College, 1879 4th and Grand Avenue Member Columbia Co. Med. Soc. CONRATH, Jacob No report received 1221 Vliet COPELAND, Ernest Medical College of Indiana, 1879 609 Grand Avenue 311 Reed CROOKER, Titus M.R.C.S. England, 1863 119 Wisconsin Toronto School of Medicine Ontario, 1859 DANFORTH, Harry W. Chicago Medical College 425 Milwaukee Med. Dept. of Northwestern Univ. Chicago, 1881 DANFORTH, Willis Rock Island Med. Coll., 1849 425 Milwaukee former Prof. of Surgery Hahnemann Med. Coll. Surg. & Supt. of Hahnemann Hosp., Chicago Prof. Gynecological Surg., Chicago Homeopathic College DE BESCHE, Joh Christiana Univ., 1880 359 Hanover DODGE, Nehemiah Jefferson Med. College 221 Grand Avenue Philadelphia, 1873 DORLAND, James McGill Univ., Med. Dept. 202˝ Grand Avenue Montreal, Que., 1875 EARLES, Wm. H. Rush Medical College 655 Third Chicago, 1880 EGGERS, Wm. Univ. of Greifswalde 541 Greenfield Avenue Prussia, 1856 FARNHAM, A. Bradford Bellevue Hosp. Med. College 477 E. Water New York City, 1876 FEUER, Martin A. Member State Homeopathic Soc. 654 Ninth FISHER, John W. Rush Medical College 117 Mason Chicago, 1877 FLYNN, Lytton No report received 136 Grand FORD, Mrs. Julia Homeopathic Hosp. Coll. of Cleveland, 1871 375 Greenbush FOX, Wm. Rush Medical College 179 Oneida Chicago, 1870 FRANK, Louis F. N.Y. Univ. Med. Coll., 1878 82 Division Wurzburg, Germany, 1879 FRENCH, Samuel W. Harvard Univ. Medical School 1216 Grand Avenue Boston, 1878 FRISBY, Almah J. Boston Univ. School of Med. (Homeopathic) 489 Milwaukee Boston, 1883 FROST, Reuben F. Coll. of Physicians and Surgeons Broadway Baltimore, Md., 1882 GAWRZYJELSKI, Paul Med. Coll. of Indiana, 1884 409 Mitchell GOLLEY, Frank B. Univ. of Michigan, 116 Grand Dept. of Medicine and Surgery Ann Arbor, 1878 GRAETTINGER, Alois Chicago Medical College 383 Fifth (Med. Dept. of Northwestern Univ.) Chicago, 1865 GRAY, Nathaniel A. No report received 174 Wisconsin GRICER, Andrew B. Chicago Medical College, 1882 326 Grove Member State Medical Society HAND, Walter S. No report received 85 Wisconsin HANNA, Isaac W. Rush Medical College, 1880 330 Grove Univ. of N.Y., 1885 HANSON, Moses P. Bowdoin Med. College, 1837 415 Sycamore HARE, Andrew J. Boston Univ. School of Medicine, 1877 162 Wisconsin Formerly Surg. National Soldiers’ Home HARPKE, Henry Univ. Wurzburg, Germany, 1859 345 Third HATCHARD, Thomas M.R.C.S. London, England, 1840 387 Jefferson HERDEGEN, Robert No report received 276 Fifth HILLWEG, Charles A. Hahnemann Med. Coll. and Hospital 436 Milwaukee Chicago, 1878 HINZ, Ferdinand N. Hahnemann Med. Coll. and Hospital 626 First Avenue Chicago, 1879 HOENES, Daniel A. No report received (eclectic) 1024 North HIRSCHBUEHL, Anton Univ. Tubingen, Germany, 1849 Bay View HOUGHMAN, Charles Opthalmic and Aural Surgeon 220 Wisconsin JOBSE, Wm. Chicago Med. College, 1884 1221 Vliet JOHN, Frederick C. Univ. Bonn, 1852 283 Ninth Hahnemann of Chicago, 1880 JOHN, Frederick F. Hahnemann, Chicago, 1883 283 Ninth JUERGENS, Henry A. Schroth Modified Method Cure (Hydropathist) 573 Seventh JUNGE, Henry Bennett Med. Coll., Chicago, 1878 (Eclectic) Member Wis. Eclectic Soc. 643 Third KALKHOFF, Alphonse, F. Rush Medical College, 1876 419 Milwaukee KASTEN, Julius Univ. Gottingen, 1856 692 Van Buren KENSINGTON, Milo L. No report received 461 Broadway KOLLAR, Karl No report received 420 Clinton KOVATS, Edmund Univ. Vienna, 1870 1026 Wells KRAMER, Ernst Frederick William’s Univ. 526 Broadway Berlin, Prussia, 1856 Pres. US Board Examining Surgs. for Pensions KUEMMEL, Ernst St. Louis Med. Eclectic Coll., 1882 312 Second Avenue Member of N.I. of E.M. of U.S. LADD, George D. Rush Med. Coll., Chicago, 1875 136 Wisconsin Member State Med. Soc. LANG, Jacob Leipsic, 1877 824 Walnut LANG, Jacob J. No report received 824 Walnut LAUGLAND, Peter Chicago Med. College 412 Grove (Med. Dept. of Northwestern Univ.) Chicago, 1875 LEFFINGWELL, Hiram S. St. Louis Med. College, 1863 88 Wisconsin Member State Med. Soc. LEWIS, Joseph Hahnemann Med. Coll., Chicago, 1875 330 Hanover Member State Soc. and American Institute of Homeopathy LINDENSCHMIDT, Fred J. Chicago, Med. College, 1883 Corner Third & Prairie Hours: 8–10; 1–3; 7–9 MCGUFFIN, James Philadelphia College, 1874 (Eclectic) Eclectic Philadelphia Coll., 1877 163 Mason MCKNIGHT, Lewis Dept. of Medicine of Univ. of Penna. Ins. Building Philadelphia, 1841 MCLEOD, E. S. No report received 412 Milwaukee MCLEOD, John A. Michigan Univ., 1878 420 Milwaukee Hours: 9–10; 2–4 MCNAMARA, Francis E. Hahnemann Med. College & Hospital 416 Milwaukee Chicago, 1879 MCNAMARA, Francis F. Coll. of Physicians and Surgeons 580 Broadway Dublin, Ireland, 1848 MACKIE, Wm. Univ. Aberdeen, Scotland, AM, 1876 112 Wisconsin M.B. and M.C., 1879, M. D. 1881 Residence – 1103 Grand Avenue MARDEN, Frederick A. Long Island College Hospital 426 Milwaukee Brooklyn, N.Y., 1874 MARKS, Solon Rush Med. College, 1853 136 Wisconsin Surg. CM & StP Ry. and St. Mary’s Hospital MARTIN, Robert Starling Medical College 207 Greenbush Columbus, Ohio, 1875 MASON, Darius Coll. Phys. and Surg., NY, 1853 420 Milwaukee Surg. St. Mary’s Hospital Member American Med. Assn. MEACHEM, Edward H.G. Geneva Medical College 241 Hanover Geneva, NY, 1843 MELENDY, M. Ries No report received 323 Third MENDEL, Jacob Breslau Univ., 1870 433 Milwaukee MERVILLE, Hiram P. Univ. of Buffalo Med. Dept. 459 National Buffalo, NY, 1867 MESSENGER, Daniel B. No report received 2409 Chestnut MEYER, Wm. Rush Medical College, 1879 513 Twelfth Member State Med. Soc. MINER, George B. No report received 117 Wisconsin MUELLER, Frank Chicago Medical College, 1879 606 Chestnut Asst. Surg. Bd. of Health MULHOLAND, John M. Eclectic Med. Inst. Cincinnati, 1875 13 Main Pittston (sic) Member Nat. Eclectic Med. Assn. MUNRO, Sarah Woman’s Med. College of Pennsylvania 702 Grand Avenue Philadelphia, 1872 NAUMAN, Herman Jena University, Saxony, 1851 471 Broadway NEDDEN, Frederick Z. Hahnemann Med. College & Hospital Corner Walnut and 12th Chicago, 1883 NEILSON, Walter H. Rush Medical College 758 Twelfth Chicago, 1881 NEUMEISTER, Anthony E. Chicago Homeopathic College, 1885 457 and 459 Milwaukee O’BRIEN, James S. Rush Medical College 146 Huron Chicago, 1885 OGDEN, Henry V. McGill Univ. Med. Dept. 416 Milwaukee Montreal, Que., 1882 OHLEMANN, Max Gottingen Univ., 1874 229 Eleventh OLMSTED, Charles C. Homeopathic Hospital College 418 Milwaukee Cleveland, 1860 ORTON, Charles H. Queen’s Med. Coll. Toronto, Ont., 1848 325 Hanover Ex-City and Co. Naval Examiner, Pension and Health Surgeon OTTO, John H. Univ. of the City of New York, Med. Dept. 174 Wisconsin (Univ. Med. Coll.) New York City, 1885 PALMER, Charles M. (Magnetic) 203 Eleventh PALMER, Van R. A. No report received Kinnickinnic Ave. & Lincoln PAULY, Ludwig Chicago Homeopathic Med. Coll. 805 Walnut Chicago, 1879 RAMIN, Frederick Univ. Christiana, Norway 359 Hanover RANDALL, Samuel J. Pulte Med. Coll., Cincinnati, 1880 436 Milwaukee Pres. Co. Med. Soc. State Medical Soc. RAYNOR, Wm. C. Hahnemann Med. College, Chicago 408 Grand Avenue Member Co. Medical Society REGAN, John N. Long Island College Hospital 427 Milwaukee Brooklyn, NY, 1868