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Bridgman, Benjamin Hatch, 1800-1863

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1800 - 1863

Benjamin Hatch Bridgeman was born on April 17, 1800 in Hanover, New Hampshire. He graduated from Dartmouh College in 1822 and from Dartmouth Medical School in 1826. Bridgeman practiced medicine for about 33 years in Grafton VT. He was also the town clerk for 25 consecutive terms. He represented Grafton in several sessions of Legislature and was a member of the convention held in 1843 for the revision of the State Constitution. Bridgman died on August 20, 1863.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Bridgman papers

MS-519
 Collection
Identifier: MS-519
Overview Benjamin Hatch Bridgman (1800-1863), physician. Dartmouth College Class of 1822 and Dartmouth Medical School Class of 1826. The collection contains correspondence with friends and family while he was a physician in Grafton, Vt. and Hanover, N.H. Also included his son Marvin's diaries and notebooks with school exercises.

Benjamin Hatch Bridgeman letter

Mss 821522
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821522
Overview In English.

Benjamin Hatch Bridgman letter

Mss 821301
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821301
Overview In English.