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physician.

Jefferson Weed, American physician. Served to captain, Military Cross, Australia, 1941-1945.; Member American Medical Association, Medical Society New Jersey, Essex County Medical Society, Board of Life Insurance Medicine, Society Alumni Bellevue Hospital, Association Life Insurance Medical Dirs., Psi Upsilon, Nu Sigma Nu.

Background

Weed, Jefferson was born on October 12, 1907 in New York City. Son of LeRoy Jefferson and Mabel (Scott) Weed.

Education

Graduated from St. Paul’s School, 1925. Bachelor of Arts, Union College, Schenectady, 1929. Doctor of Medicine Cornell Univercity, 1935.

Career

Intern Nassau Hospital, Mineola, New York, 1935-1936. Intern Bellevue Hospital, New York City, 1936-1938, clinical assistant physician general medicine, 1938-1940, clinical assistant physician cardiology, 1945-1947. Assistant medical director Mutual Benefit Life Insurance Company, 1945-1955, associate medical director, 1955-1959, medical director, since 1959.

Trustee Glen Ridge (New Jersey) Community Chest.

Membership

Served to captain, Military Cross, Australia, 1941-1945. Member American Medical Association, Medical Society New Jersey, Essex County Medical Society, Board of Life Insurance Medicine, Society Alumni Bellevue Hospital, Association Life Insurance Medical Dirs., Psi Upsilon, Nu Sigma Nu. Clubs: Cornell (New York City).

Connections

Married Bettyanne Underwood, August 5, 1939. Children: Russell U., Leroy Jefferson II, Wyman W., Randolph, Elizabeth Anne.

father:
LeRoy Jefferson Weed

mother:
Mabel (Scott) Weed

spouse:
Bettyanne Underwood

child:
Russell U. Weed

child:
Leroy Jefferson II Weed

child:
Wyman W. Weed

child:
Randolph Weed

child:
Elizabeth Anne Weed