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county health official , physician

Maynard Harold Mires,, American county health official, physician. Diplomate: American Board Preventive Medicine.


Mires,, Maynard Harold was born on March 18, 1924 in Ithaca, New York, United States. Son of Maynard Harold and Ethel Emeline (Coon) Mires.


Student, Hamilton College, 1943. Doctor of Medicine, University Buffalo, 1946. Master of Public Health cum laude, Harvard University, 1954.


Intern United States Marine Hospital, Boston, 1946-1948. Malariologist United States Public Health Service, 1948-1952. Director communicable disease control Vermont Health Department, Burlington, 1952-1957.

Director local health services Delaware Division Public Health, 1957-1973. Director division public health New Hampshire Department Health and Welfare, Concord, 1973-1981. Executive secretary New Hampshire Board Registration in Medicine, 1973-1981.

Director Sussex County Health Unit, Georgetown, Delaware, since 1981.


  • Diplomate: American Board Preventive Medicine.


President Friends of Old Dover, Delaware, 1959-1962. Served with United States Public Health Service, 1948-1952. Captain Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve (retired).

Fellow American Public Health Association, Royal Society Health. Member Delta Omega, Sons of the American Revolution (surgeon general national society 1978-1979) Clubs: Mason, Scottish Rite (honorary 33 degree), Rose Croix (past master).


Married Ruth Agnes Bingham, June 22, 1946. Children– Stephen Austin, Peter Bingham, Martha Lee, Amy Louise.

Maynard Harold Mires,

Ethel Emeline (Coon) Mires,

Ruth Agnes Bingham

Stephen Austin Mires,

Peter Bingham Mires,

Martha Lee Mires,

Amy Louise Mires,