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Charles Augustus Lindsley

Charles Augustus Lindsley, American secretary Connecticut State Board of Health. Member and has been president of medical societies of his city and State; Member Conn.

Background

  • Lindsley, Charles Augustus was born on August 19, 1826 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of John and Eliza L. (Condit) Lindsley.

  • Education

    • Graduate Trinity College, Hartford, 1849, A.M., 1852. Studied medicine, College of Physical & Surgical, New York, and medical department Yale, graduate Doctor of Medicine 1852. Has since practiced at New Haven.

      Professor materia medica and therapeutics, Yale Medical School, 1860-1883. Professor theory and practice of medicine, 1883-1897. Dean of faculty, 1863-1885.

      Lecturer sanitary science, since 1898. Attending physician Connecticut Eastern State Hospital, 1864-1876. Secretary General Hospital Society, 1865-1877.

      Health officer of New Haven, 1874-1888. Member and has been president of medical societies of his city and State. Vice-president and president New Haven Dispensary from its origin, 1872-1905.

      Member Connecticut State Board of Health from its organization, 1878, and secretary, from 1884.

    Career

    • Home: New Haven, Conn.

    Membership

    Member and has been president of medical societies of his city and State. Member Conn.

    Connections

    • Married Lydia L. Harrison, April.
    • father: John Lindsley
    • mother: Eliza L. (Condit) Lindsley
    • spouse: Lydia L. Harrison
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    Born August 19, 1826
    Died 1906
    (aged 79)
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