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Walter Clarke Howe MD (1872 - 1931)

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Walter Clarke Howe MD
Born in Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USAmap
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Born in Dedham, Mass., 21 June 1872, the son of Elijah Howe and Julia Hunt; He prepared for college at Phillips Academy, Andover. He graduated from Amherst College A. B. 1894; A. M. 1899; graduated from the Medical School of Harvard University M. D. 1898.

He married 26 Feb. 1906, Amelia Maria Ely, daughter of Judge Frederick David and Eliza Baldwin (Whittier) Ely, born in Dedham, Mass., 22 Feb. 1874.

He was House Surgeon at the Children's Hospital, Boston ,Mass., 1897-8; house physician at Boston City Hospital, 1899-1901; house physician at Boston Lying-In Hospital 1901-2. Member Visiting Surgical Staff (rectal dept.) Boston Dispensary 1903-1910. Member Visiting Surgical Staff of Boston City Hospital, 1903-1917. Assistant in Surgery Harvard Medical School, and in Graduate School of Medicine, July 197-1917. Secretary of Graduate School of Medicine, Harvard, 1913-1917. Fellow American College of Surgeons ; member American Medical Association ; American Association Advanced Science.; New England Surgical Society; Mass. Medical Society; Mass. Medical Benevolent Society; Boston Surgical Society, Inc. Boston Society of Medical Sciences; Boston Society of Natural History; Boston Medical Library; Boston Medical History Club; Bostonian Society; Alpha Delta Phi. Clubs: Harvard (of Boston); University (of Boston). He resided at 303 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass., where he was engaged in the practice of surgery. He died in Boston 21 Aug 1931.


  • Daniel Wait Howe, Howe Genealogies, Vol. 2, Abraham of Roxbury, NEHGS; Boston; 1929; p145. Above details extracted from the Howe Genealogies, drafted for the pubication by his brother and genealogist Dr. Oliver Hunt Howe.

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