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    Mahlon Dickerson Canfield

    Birth: 11-26-1798

    Death: 1-5-1865

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Canfield, Louisa Cornelia (LCC) | Marriage Date: 4-18-1827

Biography

WHS's brother-in-law. He studied medicine in Florida, NY with SSS, but moved to NJ to set up his practice. He was a doctor in Bargaintown and Mays Landing, NJ. MDC was known for being a daring and successful surgeon and physician. He gave up his practice in 1853 to turn his attention to scientific farming. He married a second time after LCC died.

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Biography: 
WHS's brother-in-law. He studied medicine in Florida, NY with SSS, but moved to NJ to set up his practice. He was a doctor in Bargaintown and Mays Landing, NJ. MDC was known for being a daring and successful surgeon and physician. He gave up his practice in 1853 to turn his attention to scientific farming. He married a second time after LCC died.
Citation Type: 
Book or Book Chapter
Book or Monograph Title: 
A History of Thomas Canfield and of Matthew Camfield: With a Genealogy of Their Descendants in New Jersey
Publisher Name: 
Tuttle
Year: 
1897
Start Page: 
80
End Page: 
82
Citation Notes: 
http://books.google.com/books?id=EoY_AAAAYAAJ&pg=PA80&lpg=PA80&dq=mahlon+dickerson+canfield&source=bl&ots=jCFfTOM5W2&sig=syw2x77KwODpzS0CrhDA3PaW1fQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=1mEsU-OxBqeBygHA14CACQ&ved=0CFoQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q=mahlon%20dickerson%20canfield&f=false
Citation for Birth Info:
Citation Type: 
Book or Book Chapter
Book or Monograph Title: 
A History of Thomas Canfield and of Matthew Camfield: With a Genealogy of Their Descendants in New Jersey
Publisher Name: 
Tuttle
Year: 
1897
Start Page: 
80
End Page: 
80
Citation Notes: 
http://books.google.com/books?id=EoY_AAAAYAAJ&pg=PA80&lpg=PA80&dq=mahlon+dickerson+canfield&source=bl&ots=jCFfTOM5W2&sig=syw2x77KwODpzS0CrhDA3PaW1fQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=1mEsU-OxBqeBygHA14CACQ&ved=0CFoQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q=mahlon%20dickerson%20canfield&f=false
Citation for Death Info:
Citation Type: 
Book or Book Chapter
Book or Monograph Title: 
A History of Thomas Canfield and of Matthew Camfield: With a Genealogy of Their Descendants in New Jersey
Publisher Name: 
Tuttle
Year: 
1897
Start Page: 
80
End Page: 
80
Citation Notes: 
http://books.google.com/books?id=EoY_AAAAYAAJ&pg=PA80&lpg=PA80&dq=mahlon+dickerson+canfield&source=bl&ots=jCFfTOM5W2&sig=syw2x77KwODpzS0CrhDA3PaW1fQ&hl=en&sa=X&ei=1mEsU-OxBqeBygHA14CACQ&ved=0CFoQ6AEwCw#v=onepage&q=mahlon%20dickerson%20canfield&f=false