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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


H. S. BURROUGHS, physician, Rutan, Penn., was born in Center Township, this county, December 28, 1852.  His parents, Thomas T. and Eliza J. Burroughs (nee Scott), are natives of Greene County and residents in Center Township.  The Doctor was united in marriage June 28, 1882, with Maggie A. Hopkins, born October 1, 1859.  Her parents are Samuel and Martha Hopkins (nee Millikin), who are natives of this county and reside in Morris Township.  Dr. Burroughs began reading medicine May 1, 1875, with Dr. John T. Iams, of Waynesburg, Penn.  He graduated from the Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia, Penn., March 12, 1879, and in the following April commenced the practice of his profession at Rutan, Penn., where he still resides with his family.  The Doctor is well qualified for the duties of his profession and has a good practice.  He is a Baptist, and his wife is a member of the Methodist Church.


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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888


Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project

Date of Transcription: 7 June 2007

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