John Cunningham

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Born (1792-02-19)February 19, 1792
Occupation Physician
Spouse(s) Maria Stibbs Beall

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Dr. John Cunningham
Abstracted from Ben Douglass' History of Wayne County, Ohio pages 331-332

John Cunningham, M.D., was born in Washington County, Pennsylvania on February 19, 1792. He graduated from Washington College in Pennsylvania. He began to study medicine in the office of S. Murdock, M.D. He remained here for three years. While under the study of S. Murdock, John Cunningham attended the Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from which he graduated.

He came to Wooster on July 5, 1827. He married Miss Maria Stibbs Beall on March 20, 1830. He practiced medicine in Jeromesville, Ohio for awhile then returned to Washington County, Pennsylvania to continue his practice. His wife, Maria, died of typhoid fever on 20 Jun 1846 and is buried in Washington County, Pennsylvania.


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