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Allen, Charles (fl. 1685–1687), writer on dentistry

Christine Hillam.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry. 610 words.

Allen, Charles (fl. 1685–1687), writer on dentistry, published while living in Stonegate, York, the earliest known book in English devoted exclusively to treatment of the teeth: The...

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Ash, Claudius (1792–1854), silversmith and dental supplier

Timothy Blatchford.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Metalwork. 722 words.

Ash, Claudius (1792–1854), silversmith and dental supplier, the second son of Sarjeant Ash (bap. 1755, d. 1820), silversmith, and his wife, Lydia, was born in London on 2 March 1792 and...

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Barber, Jesse Max

Ralph E. Luker.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Journalism; Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1245 words.

Barber, Jesse Max (05 July 1878–23 September 1949), African-American journalist, dentist, and civil rights activist, was born in Blackstock, South Carolina, the son of Jesse Max Barber and...

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Bate, Charles Spence (1819–1889), dental surgeon and zoologist

Yolanda Foote.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1089 words.

Bate, Charles Spence (1819–1889), dental surgeon and zoologist, was born on 16 March 1819 at Trenick House, in the parish of St Clement near Truro, Cornwall, the eldest son of Charles Bate...

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Bayne, Thomas

Chandra M. Miller.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture. 1197 words.

Bayne, Thomas (1824–1889), dentist and politician, was born into slavery in North Carolina and was known as Samuel Nixon before his escape from bondage in 1855. He was sold several times...

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Bell, Thomas (1792–1880), dental surgeon and zoologist

R. J. Cleevely.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 1326 words.

Bell, Thomas (1792–1880), dental surgeon and zoologist, was born at Poole, Dorset, on 11 October 1792, the only son of the surgeon Thomas Bell and his wife, Susan Gosse (d. 1829), formerly...

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Bradlaw, Sir Robert Vivian (1905–1992), dentist

Martin C. Downer.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry. 1348 words.

Bradlaw, Sir Robert Vivian (1905–1992), dentist, was born on 14 April 1905 at 7 Rathmines Road, Blackrock, Dublin, the son of Philip Archibald Bradlaw, dentist, and his wife, Henrietta...

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Cartwright, Samuel (1789–1864), dentist

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry. 489 words.

Cartwright, Samuel (1789–1864), dentist, was born at Northampton and originally trained there as an ivory turner. He went to London at an early age, wholly dependent upon himself for...

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Colyer, Sir (James) Frank (1866–1954), dental surgeon and museum curator

Susan L. Cohen.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 999 words.

Colyer, Sir (James) Frank (1866–1954), dental surgeon and museum curator, was born on 25 September 1866 at 2 Loughborough Villas, Loughborough Road, Lambeth, London, one of the sons of...

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Delany, Annie Elizabeth “Bessie”

Richard Harmond and Peter Wallenstein.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry; Medical Dentistry; Education; Biographical Studies. 1549 words.

Delany, Annie Elizabeth “Bessie” (03 September 1891–25 September 1995), and Sarah Louise “Sadie” Delany (19 September 1889–25 January 1999), dentist and schoolteacher, were born in Raleigh,...

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