Bullis, William Henry
Dr. William Henry Bullis was born on December 26th, 1857 on Wolfe Island, Ontario. His father, Joseph Bullis had emigrated from Leicestershire, England. His mother was the former Emiline Abbott and she was born around 1832. He was the 4th of 7 children.  His siblings included Lucy, Elisa, George, Samuel,…...
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Burrows, Philip Palmer
Dr. Philip Palmer Burrows was born on the 9th of June, 1842 in Ottawa, Ontario. His parents were John Burrows and the former Maria Elizabeth Hoskins.  His father was an engineer,  involved in the construction of the Rideau Canal.  Dr. Burrows had 5 brothers and 5 sisters. Dr. Burrows studied…...
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Byers, John Nelson
Dr. John Nelson Byers was born in October of 1841.  His parents were Samuel and Margaret Jane Byers.  He was raised in Durham Twp. with his siblings, Allen, George, William, Genette, David, Mary, Ella and Raymond.  His father was a cabinet maker and a farmer. Dr. Byers graduated M.D. from…...
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Clarke, Sibree
Dr. Sibree Clarke was born on the 2nd of July, 1833, in Coventry, England, to the son of Rev. William and Mary Anne Clarke.  He was one of 9 children.  He was 4 or 5 years old, when his family moved from England to Canada.  According to the 1851 census,…...
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Davison, Myers
Dr. Myers Davison was born on the 16th of September, 1839 in Newburgh, Ontario (Addington County). His parents John Davison and the former Jane Swanson were farmers.  Dr. Davison's siblings included, Nancy, Ira, William and John.  After graduating from local schools, he attended Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He graduated…...
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Galbraith, Daniel
Dr. Daniel Galbraith was born on the 3rd of July, 1840 in Dunwich Twp, Elgin County, Ontario.  His parents were John Galbraith and the former Christina McCallum and he was the 5th of 8 children.  His siblings included, Mary, John, Neil, Archibald, James, Sarah and Duncan.  His father was a…...
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Gibbs, Parkinson "Laird"
Dr. Parkinson “Laird” Gibbs was born on May 3rd, 1917, in Toronto, Ontario. His father was William Ray King Gibbs and he was born in Cannington, Ontario. His mother was the former Eva Grace Laird and she was born in Dresden, Ontario. Her father was a partner in Laird Brothers…...
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Hughson, William Adolphus
Dr. William Adolphus Hughson was born in London, Ontario in 1845, the son of Rev. Wentworth Hughson and the former Elizabeth Dobbyn.  He was the eldest of 6 boys.  His siblings included, Francis, John, Oscar, Wentworth and James.  Dr. Hughson graduated M.D. from The University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in…...
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Lockhart, George Douglas
Dr. George Douglas Lockhart was born on the 8th of September, 1863 in Sydenham, Frontenac County, Ontario.  He was the 6th of 7 children born to John Lockhart and the former Roseann Clement.  His father was a shoemaker.  His siblings included, Sarah, Maria, Samuel, William, Thomas and Alfred. Dr. Lockhart…...
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Maxted, John Malcolm
Dr. John Malcolm Maxted was born in Hamilton on the 15th of February, 1949.  He was the eldest of 5 sons born to Jack and Margaret Maxted.  His siblings include, Mark, Randolph, Steven and Paul.  When Dr. Maxted was 3 years old, his family moved to Ottawa.  Dr. Maxted attended…...
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McAlpine, Russell Donald
Dr. Russell Donald McAlpine was born on the 25th of April, 1885 in London, Ontario. His parents were Donald McAlpine and the former Lucy Johnson. He had two younger brothers, Johnson Leitch McAlpine and (Dr.) Kenneth Lorne McAlpine.  Dr. Russell D. McAlpine was raised and educated in London. He graduated…...
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McDonald, Hugh Sinclair
Dr. Hugh Sinclair McDonald was born in Kingston, Ontario on the 20th of November, 1870, the son of Alexander McDonald and the former Isabelle Sinclair.  His father was a baker.   He was the 7th of 8 children.  His siblings included, William, Annie, Johnny, Alex, Angus, Bella and Mary. Dr.…...
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McInnes, Thomas Robert
Dr. Thomas Robert McInnes was born November 5th, 1840 in Lake Ainslie, Nova Scotia. His parents, John McInnes and the former Mary Hamilton were immigrants from Scotland. Dr. McInnes had an older brother named Loftus Robert McInnes, who is also featured on the Chatham-Kent Physician Tribute website. He served in…...
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McMurchy, John Archibald
Dr. John Archibald McMurchy was born March 10th, 1885 on a farm on the 3rd Line of Acton, Ontario. He was the son of Duncan McMurchy and the former Isabella Anthony.  His parents were farmers.  He had an older brother named Norman, an older sister named Lilly and a twin…...
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McVean, Sarah Georgana
Dr. Sarah Georgana McVean was born in Dresden, Ontario on the 21st of December, 1886. She was the second child born to her parents, Osgood McVean and the former Catharine Philpott. On her birth record her father's occupation is listed as a bookkeeper. Osgoode McVean's father Alexander, owned a wood…...
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Moorhead, Peter Brian
Dr. Peter Brian Moorhead was born August 3rd, 1929 in Bradford, England. He grew up in the suburbs of London, England in Ealing. He attended St. Benedict's Abbey School and took his pre-medical training at King's College in London (England) from 1947 to 1950. Dr. Moorhead took his clinical training…...
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Morris, William
Dr. William Morris was born on the 15th of July, 1820 in Limerick Ireland.  His parents were Harvey Morris and the former Anna Kidd.  He was educated at Ennis College before going to Trinity College and Royal College of Surgeons in 1839  in Ireland.  In June of 1843, he received…...
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Mott, George Bates
Dr. George Bates Mott was born on the 12th of May, 1821 in L'Orignal, Ontario. Dr. Mott joined the College of Physicians and Surgeons on the 7th of May, 1869. According to the 1875 Charlton's Kent County Business Directory, Dr. Mott was practicing in Dresden, Ontario.  It advertises that Dr.…...
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Ng, France
Dr. France Ng was born in the city of Port Louis on the Island of Mauritius on January 24th 1937.  His birth name is France Ng Wong Hing.  His parents were Youmoye (Liu) and John Ng Wong Hing.  He was the youngest of 7 children, 5 boys and 2 girls.…...
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Payne, Lloyd George
Dr. Lloyd George Payne was born in Port Lambton, Ontario on the 1st of March, 1912. His parents were Robert Payne and the former Alice Maude Mary Stenton. He had 2 brothers named Robert and Glen and he had 2 sisters named Evelyn and May.  Dr. Payne was educated in…...
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Payne, John Christopher
Dr. John Christopher Payne was born on the 31st of March, 1948.  He was the 2nd of 4 sons born to Dr. Lloyd George Payne and Dorothy Elizabeth (Webster) Payne.  His brothers are William, Tom and Robert.  Dr. Payne's father was a well-respected family physician and is also featured on…...
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Pomeroy, John Reynolds
Dr. John "Reynolds" Pomeroy was born in July of 1853 near Brighton, Ontario.  He was the 3rd of  6 children born to Rev. Daniel Pomeroy and the former Jane Ann Aylesworth.  His father was an Episcopal Minister.  His siblings included Rev. William McKenzie Pomeroy (who also became an Episcopal Minister),…...
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Rea, James
Dr. James Rea was born on the 7th of November, 1861 in Eramosa Twp, Wellington County.  His father John was a farmer and his mother's name was Isabella.  He had 6 siblings, David, Mary, William, Margaret, Jane and Maria.  He attended local schools including the Fergus High School.  He taught…...
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Ruttle, John 'Jack' Alexander
Dr. John "Jack" Alexander Ruttle was born in Tupperville, Ontario on May 17th, 1907. His parents were William Henry Ruttle and the former Mary Ann Wickens.  At the time of his birth his father's occupation was listed as a storekeeper, but the 1921 census indicated that he was a farmer.…...
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Shaw, Charlton
Dr. Charlton Shaw was born in Chatham Twp, Ontario on September 6th, 1865. His parents, Isaac and Elsie L. Shaw were farmers. He had 3 younger brothers, Franklin, Ernest and Joseph and a younger sister Beatrice.  Dr. Shaw was educated locally and according to the 1891 census, he was a…...
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Shaw, John Edward
Dr. John Edward Shaw was born on the 31st of July,1854 in Chatham Township (Kent County).  Dr. Shaw was the eldest of 5 children, born to John V. Shaw and the former Sarah Jane Vickery.  His siblings were; Bowman, Clement, Georgia and Ava and his family farmed in Chatham Township.…...
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Tweedie, Gilbert
Dr. Gilbert Tweedie was born in Dumffrieshire, Scotland on the 12th of January 1828. His parents were George Tweedie and the former Janet Graham. He was the eldest of 5 children. His siblings were George, Jean, James and Janet. Dr. Tweedie emigrated to Canada in 1849. It is unknown where…...
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Wallen, James Smith
Dr. James Smith Wallen was born in August 1809 in Kingston, Jamaica. He was the only son of Major Edward Pinnock Wallen and the former Eliza Archangel Mill.  Her father commanded Fort Detroit after it was captured by the British.  When Dr. Wallen was 5 years old, he and his…...
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Wiley, John Irvine
Dr. John Irvine Wiley was born on the 9th of April, 1866 in Adelaide, Middlesex County, Ontario. His father was John Nelson Wiley and his mother was the former Margaret Jamieson.  Dr. Wiley was the 6th of 9 children. His siblings were Nelson, Canfield, William Deas (died at the age…...
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Wiley, Walter Davidson
Dr. Walter Davidson Wiley was born on the 29th of August, 1870 in Adelaide, Middlesex, Ontario. He was the 7th of 9 children, born to John Nelson Wiley and the former Margaret Jamieson.  His siblings were Nelson, Sanfield Archibald, William Dea (died when he was 4 years old), James M.…...
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Williams, James Patterson "Franklin"
Dr. James Patterson "Franklin" Williams was born on the 12th March, 1877 near Glenwilliams, in Halton Twp.  He was the son of Darius Williams and the former Augusta "Phoebe" Hutton.  He had a sister Violet and a brother Charles.  Dr. Williams graduated from High School in Georgetown I 1896. Dr.…...
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Winter, Hugh Edwin
Dr. Hugh Edwin Winter was born in Upper Canada in 1830. On the 7th of February, 1854 he married Sarah Jane Culp. She was born on the 16th of August, 1833, in Milton Ontario, the daughter of Joshua Culp and the former Mary Ann Kline.  Mrs. Winter was the 5th…...
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