May Edward Chinn was an African-American woman physician. She was the first African-American woman to graduate from Bellevue Hospital Medical College and the first African-American woman to intern at Harlem Hospital. In her private practice, she provided care for patients who would not otherwise receive treatment. She was a strong advocate of early cancer screening.
Residence (1910) Bronx Assembly District 30, New York, New York, United States
Residence (1930) Manhattan (Districts 0751-1000), New York, New York, United States
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VMKP-2JH), May Chinn, Dec 1980; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).