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Madera County Physicians Certificates
 Recorded 1897 - 1920
(Original book of recordings located in Madera Museum Library)

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Madera's first doctor  1878 - 1881
Dr. Charles Edgar Brown
He married Matilda Gilmore, step-daughter of Captain Russell Mace

All listed are M.D.s authorized to practice in Madera County.

Name Graduated University Witnessed Recorded Notes
Allen, Elzora Butler 1904, May 18 Woman’s Med. Coll., PA 1915 1915 Recorded in San Joaquin Co., CA
Allen, John 1908, June 11 Georgetown U. 1914 1914 Recorded in San Joaquin Co., CA
Boone, John C. 1895, Mar 18 U. of Louisville, KY 1897 1897  
Brown, F. R. 1869, Mar 31 Michigan U., MI 1876 1897  
Burch, E. Lee   San Francisco, CA 1909 1910 Recorded in Alameda, Stanislaus, and San Francisco, CA
Butin, John L. 1882, Feb 17 North Western, St. Joseph, MO 1891 1897 Recorded in Fresno Co., CA
Butin, Mary Eva Ryerson 1881, Mar 1 Woman’s Hosp., IL 1891 1898  
Byars, Alfred H. 1898, Apr 13 Barnes Medical, MO 1898 1899 Recorded in Fresno Co., CA
Chaffee, Frank 1888, June 28 Michigan U., MI 1900 1902  
Cleary, Ernest Winton   U. California, CA 1912 1913 Recorded in San Francisco, CA
Cook, Frank S. 1887, Nov 15 U. California, CA 1888 1904  
Davis, F. Jerome 1891, July 13 Vermont U., VT 1901 1909 Recorded in San Bernardino Co., CA
Dearborn, Ray Russell   U. Vermont, VT 1913 1914 Recorded in Stanislaus Co., CA
Doane, Bert Lee 1915, June 15 Northwestern, Chicago, IL 1919 1919  
Dodge, Clarence 1895, Dec 5 Cooper Med. Coll., CA 1895 1908 Recorded in Alameda Co., CA
Dott, Lem Harry 1899, Aug 31 Illinois Med., Chicago, IL 1900 1914 Recorded in Alameda, Fresno, Orange, LA, San Diego, and SF Co., CA
Edwards, Samuel G. 1893, Apr 6 Med. Coll. Ohio, OH 1900 1907 Recorded in Los Angeles Co., CA
Gardner, Jerome Tewksbury 1890, Nov 13 Cooper Med., CA 1890 1904  
Gates, Mark Gorman   U. California, CA 1911 1913 Recorded in Los Angeles Co., CA
Hall, Edwin Hines 1908, Dec 8 Los Angeles, CA 1908 1909 Recorded in Los Angeles and San Bernardino Co., CA
Hawkins, Geo. G.   Washington U., MO 1906 1919 Recorded in Lake and Amador Co., CA
Hely, Levi St.John 1899, June 22 Michigan U., MI 1901 1909 Recorded in Fresno Co., CA
Huff, Wm. H. R. 1886, Mar 4 St. Louis Med., MO 1892 1902 Recorded in Stanislaus, Fresno, & Modoc Co., CA
Jones, Edwin Francis 1911, June 28 U. Vermont, VT 1914 1916 Recorded in Orange and LA Co., CA
Kergan, John A. 1892, Mar 15 Michigan College, MI 1897 1900 Recorded in SF, Tulare, Kern, & Kings Co., CA
Knowlton, Joseph John 1892, Apr 25 Marion Sims, MO 1892 1899  
Knox, Charles R. 1882, Feb 21 Rush Med. Coll., IL 1896 1916 Recorded in Imperial, LA, Kern, Riverside, San Bernardino, Fresno, Ventura, Orange, Tulare, and San Diego Co., CA
Lemon, Frank James 1898, Apr 12 Barnes, MO 1900 1909 Recorded in Glenn Co., CA
Martin, Howard Gray   Cooper Med. Coll., CA 1902 1914 Recorded in San Francisco, CA
May, Wm. Henry 1897, Mar 30 Milwaukee Med., WI 1901 1918 Recorded in SF, Kern, Siskiyou, Tulare, Yolo, Trinity, Yuba, and Colusa Co., CA
McMullin, Smith 1900, Mar 22 Kansas Med., Topeka, KS 1901 1912 Recorded in Sonoma, Alpine, and Santa Clara Co., CA
Milton, Richard Lemuel 1893, June 23 KY School of Med., Louisville, KY 1917 1917  
Morrice, Frank Brown 1880, Nov 16 Dartmouth, NH 1891 1897  
Myers, John Joseph 1899, July 12 San Francisco, CA 1899 1906  
Randall, Thomas J. 1899, Mar 28 U. Kansas City, MO 1901 1903  
Ransom, Dow H.   Cooper Med. College 1907 1912 Recorded in San Francisco, CA
Reid, Eugene H. 1897, June 30 Kentucky, KY 1897 1898  
Reid, William C. 1877, Mar 1 U. of Louisville, KY 1877 1897 Recorded Mariposa Co., CA
Rinker, C. L. A.   USC, CA 1909 1909  
Robinson, Charles Ambrose 1917, June 7 USC, CA 1917 1919 Recorded in Alameda and Amador Co., CA
Rookledge, P. L.   USC, CA 1905 1919 Recorded in San Joaquin, San Benito, Alameda, San Bernardino, LA, San Luis Obispo, Yolo, Santa Cruz, Tulare, and Ventura Co., CA
Rosenberger, John A. 1894, Sept 5   1907 1910 Recorded in Los Angeles Co., CA
Tiffany, Elmer Newell 1888, Mar 7 Iowa State, IA 1892 1898  
Voisard, F. X. 1891, Apr 1 Victoria, Montreal, Canada 1891 1900  
Wells, Clarence Edgar 1915, May 12 U. California, CA 1915 1917 Recorded in SF, CA

Transcribed by Ken Doig

Last update: April 11, 2001
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