in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Surgery; Dentistry; Medical Dentistry. 683 words.
Garretson, James Edmund (18 October 1828–26 October 1895), dentist and oral surgeon, wan born in Wilmington, Delaware, the son of Jacob M. Garretson and Mary A. Powell. After receiving his...