Medical bill from Jonathan Davies to the estate of Joseph Curtis, 1793 November 26
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- Davies, Jonathan , d. 1801
- 1 manuscript.
- Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
Receipted medical bill, dated 26 November 1793, to the estate of Joseph Curtis for medicines and attendance by Dr. Jonathan Davies (died 1801) to the Curtis family from March 1764 to January 1792. The debt of 90 pounds, eight pence, was paid by Curtis's twenty-one-year-old son, Joseph.
Jonathan Davies (died 1801), A.B., 1738, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, was a physician in Roxbury, Massachusetts. He began inoculating patients against smallpox in the late 18th century in partnership with fellow physician Lemuel Hayward (1749-1821), A.B., Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts.