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Gordon Wright Mylks, Canadian physician. Recipient award for meritorious service Queen’s U., 1971. Diplomate American Board Obstetrics and Gynecology.


Mylks, Gordon Wright was born in 1904 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Son of Gordon Wright and Lucy (Rowe) Mylks.


Doctor of Medicine C.M., Queen’s U., 1929.


Intern, Englewood (New Jersey) Hospital, 2 years French Hospital, New York City, 1 year. Resident in obstetrics and gynecology Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. Resident in general surgery Royal Infirmary, Edinburg, Scotland.

Honorary staff Kingston General Hospital, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Kingston. Past associate professor obstetrics and gynecology Queen’s U., Kingston.


Member of advisory board Kingston branch Royal Trust Company. American College of Surgeons fellow, American College Obstetrics and Gynecology (life fellow). Member Royal College Surgeons Canada, Canada Society Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Canada, Ontario (life, chairman of the section obstetrics and gynecology 1957-1960, director district 7, president 1965-1966) medical associations, Kingston Academy Medical (life, past president), New York Academy Sciences, Pan Pacific Surgical Association.

Member United Church (member session, chairman choir).


Married Clara B. Kingston, May 12, 1932. Children: Nancy Jane (Mistress William John Bethume), Barbara Helen (Mistress Nichols Diamant), Herbert Gordon.

Gordon Wright Mylks

Lucy (Rowe) Mylks

Clara B. Kingston

Nancy Jane Mylks (Mistress William John Bethume)

Barbara Helen Mylks (Mistress Nichols Diamant)

Herbert Gordon Mylks