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Williams, Stephen Westlocked

(27 March 1790–07 July 1855)
  • Whitfield J. Bell


Williams, Stephen West (27 March 1790–07 July 1855), physician, naturalist, and medical historian, was born in Deerfield, Massachusetts, the son of William Stoddard, a physician, and Mary Hoyt. Williams attended the local academy and at age eighteen began to study medicine with his father. While still a student, he sent Dr. ...

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