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NAME ADDRESS YEARS Title and Description
Oatis, Charles E. Monticello, Miss. 1844-45, 1st course.  1845-46, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Fistula in Ano."
O'Bannon, Ambrose Wesley South Carolina 1823-24 M.D. Thesis, "On Bilious Remittent Fevers."  
See:  Certificate to Medical Society of Ky., signed by Daniel Drake.  Donated by the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, April 12, 1988.
O'Brien, James New Castle, Kentucky 1829-30, 1st course.  1830-31, 2nd course.  1834-35, 3rd course. M.D. Thesis, "Hydrophobia."--1831
O'Brien, Monroe W. Springfield, Tennessee 1837-38, 1st course.  1839-40, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Epidemica Dysenterica."
O'Brien, Robert Newcastle, Kentucky 1822-23, 1st course.  1823-24.  1832-33. M.D. Thesis, "Cynanche Trachealis."--1834  
No thesis on file (1-25-61).
Oden, Hezekiah Franklin, Tennessee 1846-47, 1st course.  1847-48, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Typhoid Fever."
Offutt, Azra Fayette [County], Kentucky 1823-24, 1st course.  1824-25, 2nd course.  1825-26, 3rd course. M.D. Thesis, "Injuries and Diseases of the Head."--1826
Offutt, James S. Newton, Kentucky 1843-44, 1st course.  1844-45, 2nd course.  1845-46, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Inflammation in General."--1846
Ogilby, Richard F. Monroe, Georgia 1836-37, 1st course.  1837-38, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Emetics."  
See:  TUA 2 Medical Dept., Lecture Tickets. 
See:  TUA 2 Medical Dept., Library Tickets.
Oliver, James H. Boone County, Missouri 1833-34, 1st course.  1834-35, 2nd course.  1835-36. M.D. Thesis, "Antimony."--1835
Oliver, Robert A. Boone County, Missouri 1833-34, 1st course. 
1834-35, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Inflammation."
Orgain, John Montgomery County, Tennessee 1826-27, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Epilepsy."
Orr, Daniel T. Mississippi 1820-21, 1st course. 
1821-22, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Cold Bath." 
Kappa Lambda, 1820.
Outler, George W. Alabama 1854, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Typhoid Fever."
Overton, Charles T. Lexington, Kentucky 1834-35, 1st course. 
1835-36, 2nd course. 
1836-37, 3rd course. 
1841-42, Pract'ner.
M.D. Thesis, "The Development of Organs, their influence on Animal Form and Propensity."--1837.      
M. Miss Mary Ellen Leonard of Frankfort, Jan. 30, 1845.
Owen, James B. Franklin, Tennessee 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Pulse."
Owen, Joseph R.N. Tuscaloosa, Alabama 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Procidentia Uteri."
Owen, Robert B. Franklin, Tennessee 1832-33, 1st course. 
1834-35, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Cornus Florida."
Owen, Thomas S. Carrolton, Alabama 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Southern Malignant Fever."
Owens, Lewis F. Newcastle, Kentucky 1820-21, 1st course. 
1823-24.  1843-44, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Cholera Infantum."--1824
Owings, Thomas Middletown, Kentucky 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Uterine Hemorrhage."

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NAME ADDRESS YEARS Title and Description
Paazig,  Charles Ferdinand Mount Vernon, Ohio 1841-42, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "Kurzgefaste Ansicht uber Wundarzneikunst."
Pack, James D. Richmond, Louisiana 1848-49, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Intermittent Fever."
Page, George Herbert Newberry District, South Carolina 1831-32, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Modus Operandi and Abuse of Mercurial Remedies."
Page, James C. Richmond, Kentucky 1839-40, 1st course. 
1840-41, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Curved Spine."
Paine, Frederick T. Haywood County, Tennessee 1834-35, 1st course. 
1835-36, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Scrofula."
Painter, Isaac A.T. Drapers Valley, Virginia 1847-48, 1st course. 
1848-49, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Quack Medicines."
Palmer, James L. Florida 1854, 3rd course. M.D. Thesis, "Pneumonia."
Pardee, George K. Wadsworth, Ohio 1839-40, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On Signs of Pregnancy."
Parham, Paschal Perry Union, South Carolina 1830-31, 1st course. 
1831-32, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Modus Operandi and Use of Cathartics."
Parker, George W.T. Gallatin, Tennessee 1843-44, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Fever."
Parker, Hardy M. Sumner County, Tennessee 1824-25, 1st course. 
1825-26, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Digestion."
Parker, James P. Lexington, Kentucky 1820-21, 1st course. 
1821-22, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Tabes Mesenterica." 
Kappa Lambda, 1820.
Parker, James W. Lexington, Kentucky 1844-45, 1st course. 
1845-46, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Intermittent Fever." 
Whig Society, 1841.
Parker, John Allen Lexington, Kentucky 1850-51, 2nd course. 
1851-52, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Gonorrhea."
Parker, John T. Lexington, Kentucky 1819-20, 1st course. 
1820-21, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Modus Operandi Use and Abuse of Calomel."  
Kappa Lambda, 1820.  No thesis on file (1-25-61).
Parks, Charles W. Apling, Georgia 1837-38, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Peritonitis Puerperalis."
Parks, Felix Gilbert Edgefield District, South Carolina 1840-41, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Diaphoresis."
Parrish, George Lexington, Kentucky 1820-21, 1st course. 
1821-22, 2nd course. 
1822-23, 2nd course. 
1823-24.
M.D. Thesis, "Diseases of the Testicle."--1823
Passmore, Ellis P. Copiah County, Miss. 1826-27, 1st course. 
1827-28.  1828-29, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Uterine Hemorrhage."--1829
Patrick, Jesse Clinton Edgefield District, South Carolina 1828-29, 1st course. 
1829-30, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "De Sanguinis Circulatione."
Patterson, Everard Mead Lexington, Kentucky 1822-23, 1st course. 
1823-24, 2nd course.
Medical Thesis, "Generation."
Patterson, John, Jr. Gallatin, Tennessee 1840-41, 1st course. 
1841-42, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Pneumonia."
Patteson, Alexander A. Frankfort, Kentucky 1839-40, 3rd course. M.D. Thesis, "De Conceptione."
Pawling, William Lexington, Kentucky 1834-35, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "On Cholera."  
No thesis on file (1-25-61).
Payne, Amos Warrenton, Virginia 1830-31, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Scarlet Fever." 
Note:  T-p of thesis shows subject as "Scarlatina."
Payne, John B. Fayette County, Kentucky 1822-23, 1st course. 
1823-24. 
1824-25, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Vermes."--1825
Payne, W.C. Clinton, Mississippi 1841-42, 1st course. 
1843-44, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Inversion of the Uterus."
Pearse, Robert M. Natchez, Mississippi 1821-22, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Importance and Associability of the Human Stomach, Both in Health and in Disease."
Peck, Alexander H. Lexington, Kentucky 1826-27, 1st course. 
1827-28. 
1828-29, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Phthisis Pulmonalis."--1829
Peck, Clarendon Lexington, Kentucky 1831-32, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course. 
1834-35, 3rd course. 
1835-36.
M.D. Thesis, "Relation of Botany to Medicine." 1835. 
Obituary:  TJM, v. 10, pp. 595-6.
Peck, Gilman M. Lexington, Kentucky 1832-33, 1st course. 
1833-34, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Scarletina."
Peck, Henry John  (A.B.) Lexington, Kentucky 1823-24. 
1824-25, 1st course. 
1825-26, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Progress of Medical Science."
No thesis on file (1-25-61).
Pelham, James E. Batesville, Arkansas Territory 1835-36, 1st course. 
1838-39, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Remote Causes of Fever."
Pendergrass, Simeon Hamilton, Georgia 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Hygiene."
Pendleton, Virgil M. Clintonville, Kentucky 1842-43, 1st course. 
1843-44, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Retrospect of Medical Science."
Penick, William C. Cumberland [County], Virginia 1821-22, 1st course. 
1822-23, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Hepatitis."   
Kappa Lambda, 1822.
Peniston, William M. Nicholasville, Kentucky 1845-46, 1st course. 
1846-47, 2nd course. 
1847-48, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Pathology of Inflammation."--1848
Penn, Peter L. Patrick County, Virginia 1827-28. 
1828-29, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Curved Spine."
Perkins, James Amite County, Mississippi 1824-25, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On Congestive Fever."
Perkins, Jehu Franklin [County], Kentucky 1822-23, 1st course. 
1823-24.  1827-28.
M.D. Thesis, "Cholera Infantum."--1828
Perkins, Samuel F. Daletown, Alabama 1839-40, 1st course. 
1840-41, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Early Management of Infants."
Perrin, George Given Abbeville District, South Carolina 1828-29, 1st course. 
1829-30, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Cynanche Tonsillaris."
Perrin, Lewis Abbeville District, South Carolina 1830-31, 1st course. 
1831-32, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Proto Chloride of Mercury."
Perry, Alvah Huntsville, Alabama 1834-35, 1st course. 
Summer of 1835. 
1835-36, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Puerperal Fever."
Peter, Robert Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 1832-33, 1st course. 
1833-34, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Vegetable Alkalis, including their Therapeutic action when applied Internally, or by the Endermic method." 
For the 2nd course his address was Lex., Ky.  He was librarian for the year 1834-35.  Adelphi Society -- 1838.
WorldCat Record
Peters, M.L. Georgetown, Kentucky 1844-45, 1st course. 
1845-46, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Physiology, Nature, and Preservation of Animal Life."
Petters, William H. Lancaster, Kentucky 1846 M.D. Thesis, "On Scarlatina."
Pettus, John Garland Washington, Georgia 1831-32, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course. 
1833-34, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Dysentery."--1834
Peyton, Samuel Oldham Ohio County, Kentucky 1825-26, 1st course. 
1826-27, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Bilious Fever."  
U.S. Rep. from Ky.
Phelps, A.M. Elkton, Tennessee 1843-44, 1st course. 
1846-47, 1st course.
M.D. Thesis, "On Bilious Remittent Fever."
Phelps, Presley Ward Giles County, Tennessee 1830-31, 1st course. 
1831-32, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Purulent Opthalmia."
Philips, W.C. Rocheport, Missouri 1845-46, 1st course. 
1846-47, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Qualifications, Responsibilities, and Duties of a Physician."
Phillips, Francis Mason Pleasantville, Alabama 1828-29, 1st course. 
1829-30, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Syphilis."
See:  TUA 2, Medical Notebook.
Phillips, William H.  (M.D., U. of Va.) Virginia 1848-49 ? M.D. Thesis, "On Phthisis Pulmonalis."
Pickett, Edward Missouri ??  Illinois 1823-24, 1st course. 
1824-25, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Miasmata."--1824  
In the last year of enrollment (1824-25) he had an address of Bond Co., Illinois and note of having an M.D. Degree.
Pickett, Montgomery Maysville, Kentucky 1851-52, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Temperaments."
Pilcher, Josiah Stamping Ground, Kentucky 1851-52, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "The Functions of Animal and Organic Life."
Pilkington, Samuel, Jr. Lexington, Kentucky 1832-33, 1st course. 
1833-34, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Inguinal Hernia." 
Adelphi Society, 1844.
Pillow, L.C. Cornersville, Tennessee 1842-43, 1st course. 
1844-45, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Congestive Fever."
Pinckard, Thomas B. Lexington, Kentucky 1821-22, 1st course. 
1824-25, 2nd course. 
1825-26, 2nd course. 
1834-35, M.D.
M.D. Thesis, "Diet and Clothing."--1826
Pinkerton, L.L. Lexington, Kentucky 1841-42, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Causes which Retard the Progress of Medical Science."
Pinkney (Pinckney), Charles E. Lexington, Kentucky 1836-37, 1st course. 
1837-38, 2nd course. 
1840-41.
M.D. Thesis, "Digestion."--1838
Pointer, David Halifax [County], Virginia 1821-22, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On Dysentery."
Polin, John H. Springfield, Kentucky 1836-37, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Abortion."
Polk, Edward T. Georgetown, Kentucky 1839-40, 1st course. 
1840-41, 2nd course. 
1841-42, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Indigestion."--1842
Polk, Louis Shelby County, Kentucky 1835-36, 1st course. 
1836-37, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Opium."
Polk, William T. Perryville, Kentucky 1845-46, 1st course. 
1847-48, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Typhoid Fever."
Pollard, Thomas Jefferson Jessamine County, Kentucky 1825-26, 1st course. 
1826-27, 2nd course. 
1827-28.
M.D. Thesis, "Cynanche Trachealis."--1828
Pollock, Alfred Hieatt Bracken County, Kentucky 1831-32, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Leucorrhea."
Ponder, Daniel T. Forsythe, Georgia Summer session 1855, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "Veratrum Viride."
Porter, David M. Henry County, Tennessee 1825-26, 1st course. 
1826-27, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Hernia Humoralis."
Porter, J.H. Paris, Tennessee 1844-45. 
1845-46, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Gonorrhoea."
Porter, Lemuel Charles Bowling Green, Kentucky 1830-31, 1st course. 
1831-32, 2nd course. 
1839-40, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Worms as a Source of Disease."--1832
Porter, Richard H. Danville, Kentucky 1840-41, 1st course. 
1842-43, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "On Phthisis Pulmonalis."
Diploma in Archives - 1843.
Porter, Samuel Shaw South Carolina 1823-24, 1st course. 
1824-25.  1828-29, 4th course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Cold, Tepid, and Warm Bath." -1825.
Posey, Jesse Hampton Huntsville, Alabama 1831-32, 1st course. 
1832-33, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Epidemic Cholera."
Posey, Madison Huntsville, Alabama 1831-32, 1st course. 
1834-35, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Sympathy."
Posey, William Wallace Spartanburg, South Carolina 1830-31, 1st course. 
1831-32, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Inflammation."
Pothicary, Thomas New York (Lexington) 1832-33, 1st course. 
1833-34, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Virulent Opthalmia."
Powell, William Byrd Campbell County, Kentucky 1824-25, 2nd course. 
1825-26, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Trachitis."-1826
Preston, Alexander R. Washington County, Virginia 1824-25, 1st course. 
1826-27, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "The Effects of Depletion in the Cure of Inflammatory forms of Fever."
Preston, Luther New Orleans 1825-26, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Aetiology of Bilious Fevers in Hot Climates."
Preston, William R. Lexington, Kentucky 1843-44 (1). 
1844-45 (2). 
1845-46 (3).
M.D. Thesis, "On Bodily Affections Produced by Religious Excitement."--1846. 
Graduated from Centre College in 1833 and from Princeton Theol. Seminary in 1836.  Quit the ministry in 1842 or 1843.  Born in 1811 and died in 1846.  See card.
Prewitt, Jeremiah Mt. Sterling, Kentucky 1848-49, 1st course. 
1849-50, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Surgery."
Price, Daniel Clinton Franklin [County], Kentucky 1829-30, 1st course. 
1830-31, 2nd course. 
1831-32, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Fever."--1832
Price, Douglas L. Lexington, Kentucky 1832-33, 1st course.
1833-34, 2nd c.
1838-39, 3rd c.
1839-40, 3rd c.
1841-42, Pract'ner. 
1842-43, Pract'ner.
M.D. Thesis, "Dysentery."--1834
Price, Jennings Lancaster, Kentucky 1836-37, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On Dysentery."
Price, Joel S. Frankfort, Kentucky 1847-48, 1st course. 
1848-49, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Physical Diagnosis." 
His 1848-49 address was Jacksonville, Illinois.
Price, John L. Richmond, Kentucky 1822-23, 1st course. 
1823-24, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Bilious Remitting Fever."  
See:  V.F.  TUA Medical School for original Kappa Lambda Certificate - 1823.
Price, Johnson Lancaster, Kentucky 1840-41, 1st course. 
1842-43, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Dysentery."
Price, Samuel D. Clark County, Kentucky 1834-35, 1st course. 
1835-36, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Puerperal Fever."
Price, Sandford Fayette County, Kenucky 1842-43, 1st course. 
1843-44, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Typhoid Fever."
Price, William H. Franklin County, Kentucky 1821-22, 2nd course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Modus Operandi of Medicine."
Price, Williamson T. Georgetown, Kentucky 1833-34, 1st course. 
1834-35, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Scarlatina."  
His address for the 2nd course was given as Jacksonville, Illinois.
Prince, Sidney Smith La Grange, Alabama 1828-29, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On the Medical Topography and Endemic Fever of Franklin County, Alabama."
Proctor, John N, Jr. Elizaville, Kentucky 1855, 1st course. (Summer session)
1855, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Pathology and Treatment of Fever."--1855.
Prothro (Prothio), Hassel M. South Carolina 1852-53, 1st course. M.D. Thesis, "On Intermittent Fever."  
Note:  Name appears as "Prothio" in Matriculation Book.
Prout, Hiram Augustus Franklin County, Alabama 1825-26, 1st course. 
1826-27, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Relation of the Mineral, Vegetable, and Animal Kingdoms."
Pruett, Willis Murfreesboro, Tennessee 1848-49, 1st course. 
1849-50, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Pneumonia Bilosa."
Pugh, Joseph John Andrew Franklin, Tennessee 1829-30, 1st course. 
1830-31, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Physiology of the Large Intestines."
Pulliam, Z.O. Lexington, Kentucky 1846-47, 1st course. 
1847-48, 2nd course. 
1848-49, 3rd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Scrofula."--1849
Purdy, Alvan S. Lebanon, Kentucky 1839-40, 1st course. 
1840-41, 2nd course.
M.D. Thesis, "Chlorosis."