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Peschier, Charles Gaspard (1782 – 1853)

Charles Gaspard Peschier MD (13 March 1782 – 31 May 1853) was a French orthodox physician and Regimental Surgeon of the Carabiniers of Aubonne, who converted to homeopathy, to become one of the earliest homeopaths [...]

Peschier, Charles Gaspard (1782 – 1853)2022-09-20T10:57:52+00:00

Jousset, Pierre (1818 – 1910)

Pierre Jousset M.D. (3 December 1818 – 22 December 1910) was a French orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become one of the founders and President of La Société Française d’Homéopathie in 1889, founder, [...]

Jousset, Pierre (1818 – 1910)2023-01-09T21:09:09+00:00

Rueckert, Ernst Ferdinand (1795 – 1843)

Ernst Ferdinand Rueckert (Rückert/Rucken) M.D. (3 March 1795 – 27 July 1843), was a German orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become the second person after Johan Joseph Wilhelm Lux to apply homeopathy to [...]

Rueckert, Ernst Ferdinand (1795 – 1843)2022-11-18T19:59:20+00:00

Honigberger, Johann Martin (1795 – 1869)

Johann Martin Honigberger M.D. (10 March 1795 – 18 December 1869) was a Romanian Saxon orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, and who introduced homeopathy into Afghanistan, Egypt, Persia, Romania, Russia, Turkey, India and Pakistan. [...]

Honigberger, Johann Martin (1795 – 1869)2024-05-08T03:07:38+00:00

McKechnie, John Hamilton (1828 – 1903)

John Hamilton McKechnie (Mackechnie) M.D. (8 December 1828 – 28 January 1903) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was a Fellow and Council Member of the British Homeopathic Society and in 1885-6 [...]

McKechnie, John Hamilton (1828 – 1903)2024-05-01T19:29:28+00:00

Homeopathic Dispensaries and Hospitals

  All over Britain and Europe, Homeopathic Dispensaries and hospitals opened their doors for the treatment of the poor. In every case the treatment for poor people was offered completely free of charge, and the [...]

Homeopathic Dispensaries and Hospitals2024-06-17T21:54:33+00:00

Lyschinski, Adam (1805 – 1893)

Adam Lyschinski (Lyschinske/Lynchinski/Lyszczynski/Lyschinsky) M.D. L.R.C.S. (c. 1805 – 12 March 1893) was a Polish immigrant to Britain, an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Edinburgh Homeopathic Dispensary at 5 [...]

Lyschinski, Adam (1805 – 1893)2023-11-09T02:50:36+00:00

Allshorn, George Edward (1818 – 1870)

George Edward Allshorn (Alshorn) M.D. L.R.C.S. (3 October 1818 – 7 January 1870) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Licentiate of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, a Licentiate in [...]

Allshorn, George Edward (1818 – 1870)2024-04-23T20:57:46+00:00

Carfrae, George Mann (1836 – 1900)

George Mann Carfrae M.D. (6 July 1836 – 18 April 1900) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become House Surgeon and later Consulting Physician for Diseases of Women at the London Homeopathic [...]

Carfrae, George Mann (1836 – 1900)2023-07-17T15:25:18+00:00

Meyer, Veit (1815 – 1872)

Veit Meyer M.D. (17 February 1815 - 22 April 1872) was a German Jewish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become the co-editor of the Homöopathische Vierteljahrschrift, and editor of the Allgemeine Homöopathische Zeitung. [...]

Meyer, Veit (1815 – 1872)2022-10-04T18:38:54+00:00

Gelston, James John Patterson (1824 – 1863)

James John Patterson Gelston (1824 – 14 April 1863) was a British orthodox physician and surgeon who converted to homeopathy to become  Assistant House Surgeon at the Liverpool Homeopathic Dispensary. His colleagues included  Matthew James [...]

Gelston, James John Patterson (1824 – 1863)2023-11-01T02:57:12+00:00

Stokes, Adrian (1815 – 1885)

Adrian Stokes M.D. (10 December 1815 – 1 January 1885) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Secretary of the Liverpool Branch of the British Homeopathic Society, Physician at the North [...]

Stokes, Adrian (1815 – 1885)2023-11-01T01:57:40+00:00

Canning, Charlotte, Countess (1817 – 1861)

Charlotte, Countess Canning (31 March 1817 – 18 November 1861) was the wife of British statesman and Governor-General of India, Charles Canning, 1st Earl Canning. Countess Canning was a patient of homeopath Paul Francois Curie. [...]

Canning, Charlotte, Countess (1817 – 1861)2024-01-28T21:43:47+00:00

Necher, Georg Friedrich von (1770 – 1848)

Georg Friedrich von Necher Georg Friedrich von Necher (sometimes misspelled Neckar/Necker) MD (ca. 1770 – ca. 1848) was family physician to the Intendant General and commander of the Austrian army in Italy, Baron [...]

Necher, Georg Friedrich von (1770 – 1848)2022-08-07T10:44:21+00:00

Warne, William (1801 – 1861)

William Warne (21 July 1801 – 15 March 1861) was Honorary Secretary and Patron of the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury Square. Warne was also on the Committee of the English Homeopathic Association, and Honorary [...]

Warne, William (1801 – 1861)2022-08-30T19:40:08+00:00

Musard, Philippe (1792 – 1859)

Philippe Musard (8 November 1792 – 31 March 1859) was a French violinist, conductor and composer, the Paris equivalent of Glenn Miller in the 1820s. Philippe Musard was a staunch advocate of homeopathy, and he [...]

Musard, Philippe (1792 – 1859)2022-09-14T19:00:23+00:00

Rapou, Pierre Auguste (1780 – 1857)

Pierre Auguste Rapou (1780 – 5 October 1857) was a French orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become a member of the College of Physicians at Paris. Pierre Auguste Rapou was a major homeopathic [...]

Rapou, Pierre Auguste (1780 – 1857)2022-09-20T08:49:03+00:00

Dufresne, Pierre (1786 – 1837)

Pierre Dufresne (1786 – 1837) was a French orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, a Physician at a Maison de Santé, he became the founder of the Society Homeopathique Gallicane (the Gallic Homeopathic Society), the [...]

Dufresne, Pierre (1786 – 1837)2022-09-30T14:33:58+00:00

Thompson, Charles (1833 – 1896)

Charles Thompson Source: The Life of Francis Thompson Charles Thompson M.R.C.S. L.S.A. (1824 – 9 April 1896) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become House Surgeon at the Manchester [...]

Thompson, Charles (1833 – 1896)2024-05-17T13:14:20+00:00

Taylor, Geoffrey Ingram (1886 – 1975)

Geoffrey Ingram Taylor OM FRS FRSE (7 March 1886 – 27 June 1975) was a physicist, mathematician and expert on fluid dynamics and wave theory. He has been described as “one of the greatest physical [...]

Taylor, Geoffrey Ingram (1886 – 1975)2023-07-04T22:07:11+00:00

Kean, Charles John (1811 – 1868)

Charles Kean and his wife as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth (1858). Image credit: wikipedia Charles John Kean (18 January 1811 – 22 January 1868) was born at Waterford, Ireland, the son of the [...]

Kean, Charles John (1811 – 1868)2023-03-21T16:26:10+00:00

Hale, Robert Douglas (1816 – 1887)

Robert Douglas Hale M.D. M.R.C.S. L.S.A. (26 June 1816 – 2 November 1887) was a British orthodox physician, member of the Royal Institution of Great Britain, who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at [...]

Hale, Robert Douglas (1816 – 1887)2024-05-01T18:41:51+00:00

Sutherland, John Stuart (1812 – 1891)

John Stuart Sutherland M.D. L.R.C.S.E. (24 January 1812 – 2 December 1891) was a British orthodox physician and surgeon who converted to homeopathy to become a founding member and Vice President of the Midland Homeopathic [...]

Sutherland, John Stuart (1812 – 1891)2023-11-17T06:57:01+00:00

McDonagh, James Eustace Radclyffe (1881 – 1965)

James Eustace Radclyffe McDonagh F.R.C.S. (17 October 1881 - 14 February 1965), was a British orthodox physician who was sympathetic to homeopathy. James MacDonagh said "If a treatment benefits a patient, it is worthy of [...]

McDonagh, James Eustace Radclyffe (1881 – 1965)2023-08-01T23:55:47+00:00

Huber, Wilhelm (1806 – 1859)

Wilhelm/William Huber M.D. (7 February 1806 – 6 June 1859) was an Austrian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Homeopathic Hospitals in Linz and later at Steyr. The Homeopathic [...]

Huber, Wilhelm (1806 – 1859)2022-11-30T23:21:44+00:00

Reade, Charles (1814 – 1884)

Charles Reader. Image credit: Library of 19th Century Photography Charles Reade (8 June 1814 – 11 April 1884) was an English novelist and dramatist. Charles Reade was a patient of James Manby Gully [...]

Reade, Charles (1814 – 1884)2023-03-22T01:02:42+00:00

Simpson, James Young (1811 – 1870)

Sir James Young Simpson, 1st Baronet, FRSE FRCPE FSA Scot (7 June 1811 – 6 May 1870) was a Scottish doctor and an important figure in the history of medicine. Simpson discovered the anaesthetic properties [...]

Simpson, James Young (1811 – 1870)2023-06-12T22:20:39+00:00

Quinton, Percival George (1893 – 1953)

Percival George Quinton M.D. M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. (1893 – 15 May 1953) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was a Consultant Physician at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital, a member of the [...]

Quinton, Percival George (1893 – 1953)2023-08-02T22:56:38+00:00

Zaren, Ananda (1946 – 2008)

Ananda Zaren Source: Hpathy.com Ananda Zaren (23 January 1946 – 20 September 2008) was an internationally renowned American homeopathic practitioner, author and teacher. Ananda Zaren practiced in Santa Barbara, California at her Family [...]

Zaren, Ananda (1946 – 2008)2024-05-27T17:18:18+00:00

Adams, Queenie Muriel Francis (1902 – 1999)

Queenie Muriel Francis Adams MRCS, LRCP, MFHom (7 May 1902 – 19 August 1999) taught general medicine at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital and at the London Missionary School of Medicine Adams also practiced at [...]

Adams, Queenie Muriel Francis (1902 – 1999)2022-08-07T10:45:20+00:00

Mayne, William Henry (ca. 1816 – 1857)

William Henry Mayne M.D., L.R.C.S., (ca. 1816 - 25 December 1857) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Mayne was a member of the British Homeopathic Society from its inception in 1844. Mayne [...]

Mayne, William Henry (ca. 1816 – 1857)2024-02-21T17:47:41+00:00

Shaw, Charles Thomas Knox (1854-1939)

Charles Thomas Knox Shaw Image Source: Sylvain Cazalet Charles Thomas Knox Shaw M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. (28 November 1854 – 22 November 1939) was a distinguished British surgeon and homeopath who become Consulting Ophthalmic Surgeon [...]

Shaw, Charles Thomas Knox (1854-1939)2023-08-08T17:27:33+00:00

Herschel, John Frederick William (1792 – 1871)

Sir John Frederick William Herschel wikimedia.org Sir John Frederick William Herschel, 1st Baronet KH, FRS (7 March 1792 – 11 May 1871) was an English mathematician, astronomer, chemist, and experimental photographer/inventor, who in [...]

Herschel, John Frederick William (1792 – 1871)2023-07-06T23:46:43+00:00

Haehl, Richard M. (1873 – 1932)

Richard Haehl MD (15 December 1873 – 7 February 1932), a German orthodox physician from Stuttgart and Kirchheim who converted to homeopathy, traveled to America to study homeopathy at the Hahnemann College of Philadelphia. He [...]

Haehl, Richard M. (1873 – 1932)2022-08-07T10:45:49+00:00

Barlee, Hobart John William (1868 – 1948)

Hobart John William Barlee M.D. (13 September 1868 – 25 June 1948) was an Anglo-Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. In 1907 he became a member of the British Homeopathic Society. Hobart Barlee was [...]

Barlee, Hobart John William (1868 – 1948)2023-02-19T17:00:02+00:00

Reed, William Cash (1850 – 1928)

William Cash Reed Image Source: Wellcome William Cash Reed M.D. C.M. (19 April 1850 – 6 October 1928) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Gynaecologist at the Liverpool [...]

Reed, William Cash (1850 – 1928)2024-04-20T10:30:18+00:00

Neild, Frederic (1847 – 1926)

Frederic Neild in 1870. Image courtesy John Neild. Frederic Neild M.D. C.M. L.R.C.P. (27 August 1847 – 29 January 1926) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Consulting Physician [...]

Neild, Frederic (1847 – 1926)2024-04-20T10:31:33+00:00

Cash, Alfred Midgley (1850 – 1936)

Alfred Midgely Cash Image Source: Wellcome Collection Alfred Midgley Cash M.D. M.B. C.M. M.R.C.S. F.B.H.S. (1850 – 14 March 1936) was an English orthodox physician and member of [...]

Cash, Alfred Midgley (1850 – 1936)2024-04-20T10:28:46+00:00

Rau, Gottlieb Martin Wilhelm Ludwig (1779 – 1841)

Gottlieb Martin Wilhelm Ludwig Rau M.D. (3 October 1779 – 22 September 1841) was a German orthodox physician for 22 years before he converted to homeopathy. A Specialist in Obstetrics, who was already experimenting in [...]

Rau, Gottlieb Martin Wilhelm Ludwig (1779 – 1841)2022-11-18T15:14:44+00:00

Andersen, Hans Christian (1805 – 1875)

Hans Christian Andersen (2 April 1805 - 4 August 1875) was a Danish author and poet, most famous for his fairy tales. Hans Christian Andersen was a friend of Bettina von Arnim, the Countess of [...]

Andersen, Hans Christian (1805 – 1875)2023-06-12T22:16:16+00:00

Crétin, Alphonse (1820 – 1902)

Alphonse Crétin (*1820? - 1902?) was a French orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Hospital Saint Jacques, founded in Paris in 1870, and a member of the Societe Medical Homeopathique [...]

Crétin, Alphonse (1820 – 1902)2022-11-14T17:01:12+00:00

Chancerel, Victor François (1831 – 1901)

Victor François Chancerel M.D. (14 September 1831 – 13 August 1901) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Hahenmann Hospital in Paris, and at the Hospital Saint Jacques, [...]

Chancerel, Victor François (1831 – 1901)2022-11-10T04:50:48+00:00

Hilbers, George James (1818 – 1883)

George James Hilbers M.D. M.R.C.S. L.S.A. (16 June 1818 – 30 October 1883) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy and became a student of Paul Francois Curie and Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Fleischman. George [...]

Hilbers, George James (1818 – 1883)2024-04-23T17:39:56+00:00

Desterne, Antoine Hippolyte (1822 – 1873)

In 1870 Desterne, along with several homeopathic colleagues, was awarded the Cross of the Order of Charles III of Spain. Antoine-Hippolyte Desterne M.D. (21 May 1822 – 1873) was a French orthodox physician [...]

Desterne, Antoine Hippolyte (1822 – 1873)2022-11-10T04:14:19+00:00

Cartier, François (1864 – 1928)

François Cartier M.D. (1864 – June 1928) was a French orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become the President of the French Homeopathic Society in 1906. Francois Cartier was a Physician at the Hospital [...]

Cartier, François (1864 – 1928)2022-11-18T18:57:39+00:00

Hartung, Christophe (1779 – 1853)

Christophe Hartung 1779 – 1853 was an Austrian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a student of Samuel Hahnemann. Christophe Hartung is famous for the cure of a cancerous tumour in the eye [...]

Hartung, Christophe (1779 – 1853)2022-11-30T18:06:22+00:00

Cooper, Robert Thomas (1844 – 1903)

Robert Thomas Cooper (1844 – 14 September 1903) BA, MD, Trinity College Dublin was an Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become a Physician for Diseases of the Ear at the London Homeopathic [...]

Cooper, Robert Thomas (1844 – 1903)2023-05-15T16:56:25+00:00

Burnett, James Compton (1840 – 1901)

James Compton Burnett MD (Glasgow 1872) (20 July 1840 – 2 April 1901) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He worked at the London Homeopathic Hospital and in private practice, and he [...]

Burnett, James Compton (1840 – 1901)2022-08-07T10:46:36+00:00

Hanson, Charles Sydney (1819 – 1864)

Charles Sydney Hanson M.D. (31 January 1819 – 25 November 1864) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a House Physician at the Hahnemann Hospital and the London Homeopathic Hospital, physician at [...]

Hanson, Charles Sydney (1819 – 1864)2022-12-05T07:17:57+00:00

Atkin, George (1815 – 1861)

George Atkin M.D. (c. 1815 – 13 December 1861) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become the editor of the British and Foreign Homeopathic Directory, Physician at the Hull Homeopathic Dispensary, General [...]

Atkin, George (1815 – 1861)2023-11-08T03:34:55+00:00

Petroz, Antoine Henri (1781 – 1859)

Antoine Henri Petroz (1781 – 29 August 1859) was a student of Samuel Hahnemann, and he was one of of the foremost homeopaths in Paris. By 1865, compilations of his valuable writings were made by [...]

Petroz, Antoine Henri (1781 – 1859)2022-08-07T10:47:16+00:00

Vardy, Joshua Lambert (1800 – 1870)

Joshua Lambert Vardy M.D. L.A.C. (1800 – 7 October 1870) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy some time after 1845. He was formerly a Surgeon at the South Metropolitan Midwifery Institution and a [...]

Vardy, Joshua Lambert (1800 – 1870)2023-07-31T15:34:58+00:00

Arnaud, Victor (1807 – 1869)

Victor Arnaud (1807? – 13 November 1869) was a veteran French homeopath and President of the Homeopathic Medical Society of France. Arnaud was present at the International Homeopathic Congress in Paris in 1867. Arnaud’s name [...]

Arnaud, Victor (1807 – 1869)2022-11-18T22:38:04+00:00

Tessier, Jean Paul (1811 – 1862)

Jean Paul Tessier M.D. (1 April 1811 – 16 May 1862) was a French orthodox physician who practiced in Turin and in Paris, who converted to homeopathy, and became the publisher of Etudes de Medicine [...]

Tessier, Jean Paul (1811 – 1862)2022-11-24T19:02:46+00:00

Simon, Léon Francois Adolphe (1798 – 1867)

Léon Francois Adolphe Simon (27 November 1798 – 13 May 1867) was a French Jewish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy when he met Paul Francois Curie. Léon Simon became a student of Samuel Hahnemann, [...]

Simon, Léon Francois Adolphe (1798 – 1867)2023-11-14T18:10:26+00:00

Wolf, Paul (1795 – 1857)

Paul Wolf M.D. (24 February 1795 – 2 January 1857) was a was a German-Jewish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Paul Wolf was a student of Samuel Hahnemann,and a colleague of Frantz Hartmann, Matthias Marenzeller [...]

Wolf, Paul (1795 – 1857)2022-12-30T15:23:47+00:00

Haubold, Carl (1796 – 1862)

Carl Haubold (1796 – 8 June 1862) was a German orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Carl Haubold was one of the earliest students of Samuel Hahnemann in Leipsig. Carl Haubold was a member of [...]

Haubold, Carl (1796 – 1862)2022-10-04T17:41:06+00:00

Thorer, Samuel Timotheus (1795 – 1846)

Samuel Timotheus  Thorer (25 April 1795 – 25 June 1846) was a student at the University of Leipzig, and obtained his medical degree in Berlin. Thorer was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Thorer [...]

Thorer, Samuel Timotheus (1795 – 1846)2022-11-18T14:29:40+00:00

Scott, Geddes MacKenzie (1805 – 1887)

Geddes MacKenzie Scott M.D. M.A. (31 March 1805 – 11 April 1887) was an English-born clergyman and an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy when he met Samuel Hahnemann. McKenzie Scott was the first homeopath [...]

Scott, Geddes MacKenzie (1805 – 1887)2024-04-12T16:02:24+00:00

Dunsford, Harris F. (1808 – 1847)

Harris Dunsford Image Source: Rosemary Nicolaou Harris F. Dunsford M.D. L.S.A. M.R.C.S. (18 January 1808 – 17 June 1847) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Dunsford was a student of [...]

Dunsford, Harris F. (1808 – 1847)2024-02-06T19:55:27+00:00

Marenzeller, Matthias (1765 – 1854)

Matthias Marenzeller – Lithograph by Antonín Machek. Image credit: Wellcome Collection Matthias Marenzeller/Marenzellar M.D. (15 February 1765 – 6 January 1854) was an Austrian orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, a contemporary and [...]

Marenzeller, Matthias (1765 – 1854)2022-11-30T18:17:51+00:00

Mathews, Charles James (1803 – 1878)

Charles James Matthews (1803-1878). Image credit wikipedia Charles James Mathews (26 December 1803 – 24 June 1878) was a British actor. A son of the actor Charles Mathews, he became even better known [...]

Mathews, Charles James (1803 – 1878)2023-03-21T16:50:41+00:00

Tulk, Charles Augustus (1786 – 1849)

Charles Augustus Tulk F.R.S. (2 June 1786 – 16 January 1849) was a British politician, Justice of the Peace, and Swedenborgian. He served as MP for Sudbury from 1820 – 1826, and for Poole from [...]

Tulk, Charles Augustus (1786 – 1849)2024-01-29T18:51:05+00:00

Trinks, Karl Friedrich Gottfried (1800 – 1868)

Karl Friedrich Gottfried Trinks M.D. Image credit: Wellcome Collection Karl Friedrich Gottfried Trinks M.D. (8 January 1800 – 15 June 1868) was a German Jewish physician who practiced in Dresden, and he was [...]

Trinks, Karl Friedrich Gottfried (1800 – 1868)2022-11-15T21:30:51+00:00

Rummel, Friedrich Jakob (1793 – 1854)

Friedrich Jakob Rummel (26 April 1793 – 10 October 1854) was a German orthodox physician and a fierce opponent of homeopathy before he converted to homeopathy. Rummel was Samuel Hahnemann’s great adversary until 1826, when [...]

Rummel, Friedrich Jakob (1793 – 1854)2022-09-30T16:44:28+00:00

Muhlenbein, Georg August Heinrich (1764 – 1845)

Georg August Heinrich Muhlenbein (15 October 1764 – 8 January 1845) was a German orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become one of the founders and the President of the Central Society of Homeopathic [...]

Muhlenbein, Georg August Heinrich (1764 – 1845)2022-10-04T12:57:46+00:00

Mackover, Joan Natalie Ruben (1921 – 1972)

Joan Natalie Mackover (Ruben) M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., D.P.H. R.C.P.S. (17 August 1921 – 18 June 1972) was of Jewish Polish descent, and she was an homeopath at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. She was one of [...]

Mackover, Joan Natalie Ruben (1921 – 1972)2023-07-04T01:35:48+00:00

Stewart, Thomas Fergus (1910 – 1972)

Thomas Fergus Stewart T.D. M.B. Ch.B. F.R.F.P.S. M.R.C.P. F.F.Hom (29 April 1910 – 18 June 1972) was on the Board of Management of the Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital, and his wife, Dr. Elizabeth Somerville Stewart M.B. [...]

Stewart, Thomas Fergus (1910 – 1972)2024-04-24T15:42:07+00:00

Stevenson, Mary Young McArthur (1899 – 1972)

Mary Young McArthur Stevenson M.B., CH.B., D.P.H., M.F.HOM (29 January 1899 – 18 June 1972) was an homeopath at the Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital. She was one of sixteen homeopaths who died in the Staines Trident [...]

Stevenson, Mary Young McArthur (1899 – 1972)2024-06-26T03:45:38+00:00

Kadleigh, Sergei William (1945 – 1972)

Sergei William (Bill) Kadleigh M.B. B.S. M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. (29 August 1945 – 18 June 1972)  was an homeopath at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital where he was an Assistant to, and friend of, Margery Grace [...]

Kadleigh, Sergei William (1945 – 1972)2024-04-24T15:42:21+00:00

Kandalla, Ludi Marylone (c. 1947 – 1972)

Ludi Marylone Abdulkarim Kandalla M.B. Ch.B. L.M.S.S.A. M.F.Hom ( c. 1947 – 18 June 1972) was an Anglo-Iraqi homeopath, who was applying for a license to practice in America. She was one of sixteen homeopaths who [...]

Kandalla, Ludi Marylone (c. 1947 – 1972)2023-11-29T18:07:23+00:00

Campbell, Isabel Mackay (1903 – 1972)

Isabel Mackay Campbell M.B. CH.B. (1903 – 18 June 1972) was a homeopath at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. She was one of sixteen homeopaths who died in the Trident air disaster at Staines, Surrey, [...]

Campbell, Isabel Mackay (1903 – 1972)2023-07-04T01:35:18+00:00

Feigenbaum, Marjorie Golomb (1922 – 1972)

Marjorie Golomb Feigenbaum. Image Source: geni.com Marjorie Golomb Feigenbaum M.B. B.S. M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. J.P. (4 November 1922 – 18 June 1972) was an homeopath and dermatologist at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. She [...]

Feigenbaum, Marjorie Golomb (1922 – 1972)2023-07-04T01:35:10+00:00

Raeside, John Robertson (1926 – 1972)

John Robertson Raeside M.B. Ch.B. M.F.Hom (20 August 1926 – 18 June 1972), was a Scottish homeopath working at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. He was one of sixteen homeopaths who died in the Staines [...]

Raeside, John Robertson (1926 – 1972)2023-06-16T20:12:39+00:00

Everitt, Dudley Wootton (1901 – 1972)

Dudley Wootton Everitt M.P.S. (13 February 1901 – 18 June 1972), Honorary Associate Member of the Faculty of Homeopathy, was the head of Nelson’s Homeopathic Pharmacy, and a Trustee of the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital. [...]

Everitt, Dudley Wootton (1901 – 1972)2023-07-04T01:35:01+00:00

Storer, John Hudson (1861 – 1933)

John Hudson Storer (5 December 1861 – 9 May 1933) was a homeopathic ENT Physician and Professor of Ophthalmology, Otology, Laryngology and Rhinology, and Dean of The Hahnemann Medical College of Chicago. In 1899 he [...]

Storer, John Hudson (1861 – 1933)2023-01-31T05:58:12+00:00

Blake, James Dore (1805 – 1874)

James Dore Blake M.D. M.R.C.S. (18 May 1805 – 13 October 1874) MD MRCS became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1847, having attended the School of Medicine in Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury, [...]

Blake, James Dore (1805 – 1874)2024-04-01T18:11:11+00:00

Macready, William Charles (1793 – 1873)

William Charles Macready. Image credit: V&A William Charles Macready (3 March 1793 – 27 April 1873) was an English actor. William Charles Macready was a patient of homeopath Frederick Hervey Foster Quin, and [...]

Macready, William Charles (1793 – 1873)2023-03-21T17:29:33+00:00

Peel, Robert (1788 – 1850)

Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet (5 February 1788 – 2 July 1850) was the Conservative Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Peel helped to create the modern concept of the police force and, oversaw the [...]

Peel, Robert (1788 – 1850)2022-09-28T13:20:07+00:00

Hey, Clarence Granville (1871 – 1941)

Clarence Granville Hey M.B. C.M. M.R.C.V.S. (26 July 1871 – 11 August 1941) was a Surgeon and Consulting Gynaecologist at the London Homeopathic Hospital. In 1904 Granville Hey became a member of the British Homoeopathic [...]

Hey, Clarence Granville (1871 – 1941)2023-09-06T11:36:28+00:00

Ramsbotham, John Hodgson (1809 – 1868)

John Hodgson Ramsbotham M.D. M.R.C.S. (20 June 1809 – 5 August 1868) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Ramsbotham was a Surgeon at the Royal Maternity Charity Hospital London, and at the Halifax [...]

Ramsbotham, John Hodgson (1809 – 1868)2024-02-05T18:44:33+00:00

Lewin, Octavia Margaret Sophia (1869 – 1955)

Octavia Margaret Sophia Lewin Source: National Portrait Gallery Octavia Margaret Sophia Lewin M.B. B.S. (London) 1896, M.D. (Chicago) (2 February 1869 – 27 December 1955) was a Registrar and Assistant Physician at the [...]

Lewin, Octavia Margaret Sophia (1869 – 1955)2024-07-04T04:25:31+00:00

Lux, Johann Joseph Wilhelm (1776 – 1849)

Johann Joseph Wilhelm Lux M.D. (6 April 1776 – 29 January 1849), was a German veterinary surgeon at the University of Leipzig who converted to homeopathy. Lux was a member of the Homoeopathischer Centralverein. Lux [...]

Lux, Johann Joseph Wilhelm (1776 – 1849)2022-10-07T10:50:16+00:00

Ransford, Charles (c. 1808 – 1886)

Charles Ransford M.D. (c. 1808 – 11 July 1886) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Physician at the York Homeopathic Dispensary. He was a member of the British Homeopathic Society [...]

Ransford, Charles (c. 1808 – 1886)2024-05-01T19:31:47+00:00

Skinner, Thomas (1825 – 1906)

Thomas Skinner L.R.C.S.E. M.D. [St. Andrews 1857] (11 August 1825 – 11 September 1906)  was an allopathic physician and a strident opponent of homeopathy, who had worked very closely with Sir James Young Simpson as [...]

Skinner, Thomas (1825 – 1906)2024-02-23T03:24:00+00:00

Henderson, William (1810 – 1872)

William Henderson MD Edin. [1831] (17 January 1810 – 1 April 1872), Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and Professor of General Pathology at the University of Edinburgh, was an orthodox physician [...]

Henderson, William (1810 – 1872)2024-05-09T04:48:53+00:00

Ozanne, John (1816 – 1864)

John Ozanne M.D. [Paris, 1840] B.L. (13 February 1816 – 13 December 1864) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. John Ozanne was a student of Paul Francois Curie. Along with fellow doctors William [...]

Ozanne, John (1816 – 1864)2024-04-01T12:44:06+00:00

Heurtley, Richard Walter (1816 – 1891)

Richard Walter(s) Heurtley M.D. (7 April 1816 – 30 March 1891) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy and was a patron of the British Homeopathic Society alongside John Epps, Marmaduke Blake Sampson [...]

Heurtley, Richard Walter (1816 – 1891)2023-01-21T05:37:08+00:00

British Homeopathic Associations and Journals

There have been many British Homeopathic Societies and Associations, and many British homeopathic journals in the past, ancestors to our present day organisations. The following is a work in progress, listing them all. In 1847, [...]

British Homeopathic Associations and Journals2024-04-24T09:39:56+00:00

Drury, William Vallancey (1821 – 1892)

William Vallancey Drury (1821 – 26 April 1892) was an Irish-born orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Physician in charge of the Diseases of Children at the London Homeopathic Hospital. William V. Drury [...]

Drury, William Vallancey (1821 – 1892)2024-05-01T18:47:24+00:00

Russell, John Rutherfurd (1816 – 1866)

John Rutherfurd Russell MD Edin. 1838 (28 April 1816 – 22 December 1866) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become Physician of Edinburgh Homeopathic Dispensary, Physician at the London Homeopathic Hospital, Fellow [...]

Russell, John Rutherfurd (1816 – 1866)2024-03-19T17:33:57+00:00

Engall, Thomas (1808 – 1887)

Thomas Engall MRCS (13 May 1808 – 18 July 1887) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was Surgeon at the West London Homeopathic Dispensary, Surgeon at the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 [...]

Engall, Thomas (1808 – 1887)2022-09-03T21:48:47+00:00

Wyld, George (1821 – 1906)

George Wyld  M.D. (17 March 1821 – 24 June 1906) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy in 1851 after he was treated homeopathically by Dr. Robert Ellis Dudgeon for nervous tension brought on [...]

Wyld, George (1821 – 1906)2024-05-01T19:29:19+00:00

Malan, Henry Victor (1817 – 1879)

Henry Victor Malan M.D. (2 July 1817 – 23 January 1879) was a Swiss-British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He was a student of Samuel Hahnemann in 1840, Surgeon and Obstetrician Tubingen 1839, MD [...]

Malan, Henry Victor (1817 – 1879)2022-09-21T15:44:15+00:00

Hands, Joseph (1804 – 1886)

Joseph Hands MRCS [1831] LSA [1830] (1804 – 17 April 1886) was a British orthodox surgeon who converted to homeopathy, to become a member of the Medical Council of the Hahnemann Hospital at 39 Bloomsbury [...]

Hands, Joseph (1804 – 1886)2022-09-21T18:45:22+00:00

Laurie, Joseph (1814 – 1865)

Joseph Laurie M.D. (13 June 1814 – 10 December 1865) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, a member of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh), graduate of the Homeopathic Medical College of [...]

Laurie, Joseph (1814 – 1865)2024-04-01T18:03:39+00:00

Metcalfe, James Bell (1815 – 1890)

James Bell Metcalfe M.D. M.R.C.S. L.S.A. (1815 – February 5, 1890) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. James Bell Metcalfe was a student of Paul Francois Curie at the London Homeopathic Medical [...]

Metcalfe, James Bell (1815 – 1890)2024-05-01T18:50:59+00:00

Holland, George Calvert (1801 – 1865)

George Calvert Holland M.D. (28 February 1801 – 7 March 1865) was a poet, public speaker, author, politician, and physician. He was Lecturer on Physiology at Sheffield Medical Institution in 1831, Physician Extraordinary to The Sheffield General [...]

Holland, George Calvert (1801 – 1865)2023-04-08T23:15:27+00:00

Yeldham, Stephen (1810 – 1895)

Stephen Yeldham M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. L.A.C. (1810 – 10 August 1895) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, to become Consulting Surgeon to the London Homeopathic Hospital. Yeldham was formerly Surgeon to the Royal [...]

Yeldham, Stephen (1810 – 1895)2024-05-01T18:48:32+00:00

Cameron, Hugh (1810 – 1897)

Hugh Cameron (1810 – 1897). Image credit Peter Morrell Hugh Cameron M.R.C.S. (28 July 1810 – 20 October 1897) was a British orthodox physician and surgeon who converted to homeopathy to become a student [...]

Cameron, Hugh (1810 – 1897)2024-05-01T18:44:55+00:00

Partridge, Samuel Thomas (1797 – 1870)

Samuel Thomas Partridge M.D. [Aberdeen, 1820], M.R.C.S. [1818] (1797 – 14 March 1870) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. He practiced at 2 York Place, Portman Square, became Physician to the Marylebone [...]

Partridge, Samuel Thomas (1797 – 1870)2023-08-08T20:19:49+00:00

Luther, Charles William (1810 – 1876)

Charles William Luther (Carl/Karl/Karrol Wilhelm) (26 September 1810 – 5 October 1876) was a German orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy, and he was one of the first people to introduce homeopathy to Ireland in [...]

Luther, Charles William (1810 – 1876)2022-11-19T16:56:59+00:00

MacNish, David (1861 – 1943)

David MacNish M.A. M.B. C.M. (10 January 1861 – 21 January 1943) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become an Assistant Physician in 1897 and later Physician to the London Homeopathic Hospital. [...]

MacNish, David (1861 – 1943)2023-08-14T05:15:40+00:00

Kenyon, James Douglas (1891 – 1958)

James Douglas Kenyon B.Sc. M.B. Ch.B. M.R.C.S. L.R.C.P. (9 September 1891 – 12 June 1958) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Consultant Physician at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital [...]

Kenyon, James Douglas (1891 – 1958)2023-08-01T22:54:00+00:00

Pissarro, Jacob Abraham Camille (1830 – 1903)

Jacob Abraham Camille Pissarro (10 July 1830 – 13 November 1903) was a French Impressionist painter. Camille Pissarro was an enthusiastic advocate of homeopathy. He consulted homeopath Paul Ferdinand Gachet in Auvers sur Oise, and [...]

Pissarro, Jacob Abraham Camille (1830 – 1903)2022-11-01T23:37:26+00:00

Pattison, Mark (1813 – 1884)

Mark Pattison. Image credit:William Tuckwell, Reminiscences of Oxford Mark Pattison (10 October 1813 – 30 July 1884) was an English author and a Church of England priest. He served as rector of Lincoln [...]

Pattison, Mark (1813 – 1884)2022-11-17T01:09:37+00:00

Stapf, Johann Ernst (1788 – 1860)

Johann Ernst Stapf (9 September 1788 – 10 July 1860) was a German orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a pupil and colleague of Samuel Hahnemann, and a member of Hahnemann’s Provers’ Union. [...]

Stapf, Johann Ernst (1788 – 1860)2024-02-03T20:34:31+00:00

Wells, Herbert George (1866 – 1946)

Herbert George Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946), better known as H. G. Wells, was an English writer most famous today for the science fiction novels he published [...]

Wells, Herbert George (1866 – 1946)2023-07-07T21:21:58+00:00

Kidd, Joseph (1824 – 1918)

Joseph Kidd FRCSE (15 February 1824 – 20 August 1918) was an Irish orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy and later became the homeopathic physician to Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli 1st Earl of Beaconsfield. He [...]

Kidd, Joseph (1824 – 1918)2022-08-07T10:49:50+00:00

Ameke, Wilhelm (1847 – 1886)

Wilhelm Ameke M.D. (19 April 1847 – 22 January 1886) was a German orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy to become, alongside Richard Haehl, one of the great historians of Samuel Hahnemann and of homeopathy. [...]

Ameke, Wilhelm (1847 – 1886)2022-11-30T16:04:57+00:00

Wheeler, Charles Edwin (1868 – 1947)

Charles Edwin Wheeler M.D. B.S. B.Sc. (24 August 1868 – 2 February 1947) was an Australian-born orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Wheeler was junior editor and, from 1907-1922, sole editor  of The Homeopathic World, [...]

Wheeler, Charles Edwin (1868 – 1947)2023-10-04T03:55:30+00:00

Blackie, Margery Grace (1898 – 1981)

Margery Grace Blackie CVO, MD, FFHom (4 Feb 1898 – 24 August 1981) was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy. In 1969 she became the homeopathic physician of Queen Elizabeth II, the first woman [...]

Blackie, Margery Grace (1898 – 1981)2024-06-29T21:47:02+00:00

Berridge, Edward William (1844 – 1920)

Edward William Berridge MB, BS (1844 – 13 May 1920) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy. Berridge trained at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital in 1864, and then travelled to America to study at [...]

Berridge, Edward William (1844 – 1920)2022-08-07T09:01:52+00:00

Jahr, Georg Heinrich Gottlieb (1800 – 1875)

Georg Heinrich Gottlieb Jahr (30 January 1800 – 11 July 1875) was a German lay homeopath who was very close to Samuel Hahnemann. Jahr was a prolific writer and staunch advocate of homeopathy who was [...]

Jahr, Georg Heinrich Gottlieb (1800 – 1875)2022-08-07T10:50:27+00:00

Gladstone, William Ewart (1809 – 1898)

William Ewart Gladstone Image Source: wikimedia.org  William Ewart Gladstone FRS FSS (29 December 1809 – 19 May 1898) was a British Liberal Politician, statesman and Prime Minister. Gladstone was a patient of homeopaths [...]

Gladstone, William Ewart (1809 – 1898)2024-02-14T20:31:13+00:00

Quin, Frederick Hervey Foster (1799 – 1879)

Frederick Hervey Foster Quin (MD Edin 1820) (12 February 1799 – 24 November 1879) was a British orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become one of the very first homeopaths in Britain. In 1844 [...]

Quin, Frederick Hervey Foster (1799 – 1879)2023-07-04T22:37:57+00:00

Stott, Alicia Boole (1860 – 1940)

Alicia Boole Stott (8 June 1860 – 17 December 1940) was the third daughter of Mary Everest Boole and George Boole and the granddaughter of homeopath Thomas Roupell Everest. Alice is best known for coining [...]

Stott, Alicia Boole (1860 – 1940)2023-07-04T19:25:49+00:00

Voynich, Ethel Lilian Boole (1864 – 1960)

Ethel Lilian Boole Voynich (11 May 1864 – 27 July 1960) was a novelist and musician, and a supporter of several revolutionary causes. Her father was the famous mathematician George Boole. Her mother was Mary Everest [...]

Voynich, Ethel Lilian Boole (1864 – 1960)2023-07-04T21:59:59+00:00

Hughes, Richard (1836 – 1902)

Richard Hughes MRCS LRCP (20 August 1836 – 3 April 1902) was an orthodox physician who converted to homeopathy to become a Physician at the Brighton Homeopathic Dispensary, Editor of the British Journal of Homeopathy [...]

Hughes, Richard (1836 – 1902)2024-05-01T18:49:26+00:00

Tyler, Margaret Lucy (1859 – 1943)

Margaret Lucy Tyler M.D. L.R.C.P. L.R.C.S. L.R.C.P.S.G. (9 February 1859 – 21 June 1943) was an English homeopath who was influenced by the work of Chicago physician James Tyler Kent. As one of the leading [...]

Tyler, Margaret Lucy (1859 – 1943)2024-04-24T16:14:22+00:00

Weir, Sir John (1879 – 1971)

Sir John Weir, GCVO, Royal Victorian Chain MB ChB Glasgow 1907, FFHom (19 October 1879 – 17 April 1971) was Physician Royal to several twentieth century monarchs. The very first homeopath by Royal appointment was Frederick [...]

Weir, Sir John (1879 – 1971)2022-08-07T10:51:21+00:00

Bauer, Adolphus (1806 – 1867)

Adolphus Bauer M.D. (March 1806 - 13 October 1867) Adolphus Bauer was born and educated in Germany. He became a citizen of Cincinnati about 1848. He soon acquired a large practice among the best citizens, [...]

Bauer, Adolphus (1806 – 1867)2023-01-31T05:58:47+00:00

Toynbee, Arnold (1852 – 1883)

Arnold Toynbee (23 August 1852 – 9 March 1883) was an English economic historian also noted for his social commitment and desire to improve the living conditions of the working class. Arnold Toynbee’s father Joseph [...]

Toynbee, Arnold (1852 – 1883)2023-07-06T23:50:52+00:00

Neidhard, Charles (1809 – 1895)

Charles Neidhard (1809 – 1895). Image credit: Egbert Cleave, Cleave’s Biographical Cyclopaedia of Homoeopathic Physicians and Surgeons. (Philadelphia: Galaxy Publishing Company, 1873) p. 58 Charles Neidhard M.D. (1809 – 17 April 1895) was [...]

Neidhard, Charles (1809 – 1895)2022-12-28T06:38:46+00:00

Hinton, Charles Howard (1853 – 1907)

Charles Howard Hinton Image source: wikimedia Charles Howard Hinton (1853 – 30 April 1907) was a British mathematician and writer of science fiction works titled Scientific Romances. He was interested in higher dimensions, [...]

Hinton, Charles Howard (1853 – 1907)2023-07-04T04:26:13+00:00

Boole, George (1815 – 1864)

George Boole (2 November 1815 – 8 December 1864) was a British mathematician and philosopher. As the inventor of Boolean algebra, which is the basis of all modern computer arithmetic, Boole is regarded in hindsight [...]

Boole, George (1815 – 1864)2023-07-04T04:18:05+00:00

Helffrich, Johannes (1795 – 1852)

Johannes Helffrich. Image credit: Northwestern Lehigh County (2006), p.124. Johannes Helffrich (Helfrich) (17 January 1795 – 8 March 1852) was a Reformed Church pastor and an early pioneer of homeopathy in America. Helffrich [...]

Helffrich, Johannes (1795 – 1852)2023-01-31T05:59:13+00:00

Freytag, John Eberhard (1764 – 1846)

John Bernard Eberhard Freytag (Freitag) M.D. (20 April 1764 – 14 March 1846) was a pioneer homeopath and pharmacist from the very early days of American homeopathy, practicing in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. In 1834 he became [...]

Freytag, John Eberhard (1764 – 1846)2023-01-31T05:56:48+00:00

Pulte, Joseph Hyppolyte (1811 – 1884)

Joseph Hyppolyte Pulte M.D. (6 October 1811 – 24 February 1884) was one of the first pioneers of homeopathy in America and remains a widely influential homeopath today. Joseph Hyppolyte Pulte was a colleague of [...]

Pulte, Joseph Hyppolyte (1811 – 1884)2023-01-31T05:59:40+00:00

Vanderburgh, Federal (1788 – 1868)

Federal Vanderburgh M.D. (11 May 1788 – 23 January 1868) was the pioneer of homeopathy in New York State when he treated his first case in 1837. He was also credited with introducing homeopathy to [...]

Vanderburgh, Federal (1788 – 1868)2024-01-04T22:59:10+00:00

McClellan, George Brinton (1826 – 1885)

George Brinton McClellan (3 December 1826 – 29 October 1885) was a Major General during the American Civil War. He organized the famous Army of the Potomac, and served briefly (November 1861 to March 1862) as [...]

McClellan, George Brinton (1826 – 1885)2023-12-20T18:43:25+00:00

Boone, Joel Thompson (1889 – 1974)

Vice-Admiral Joel Thompson Boone (29 August, 1889 – 2 April, 1974) was an American homeopath, surgeon, naval officer and Medal of Honor recipient who was the homeopathic physician, alongside Charles Elmer Sawyer, of U.S. Presidents [...]

Boone, Joel Thompson (1889 – 1974)2023-09-19T10:57:54+00:00

Sawyer, Charles Elmer (1860 – 1924)

Brigadier General Charles Elmer Sawyer M.D. (24 January 1860 – 23 September 1924) was the White House Physician to President Warren G. Harding and his wife Florence. President Harding appointed Sawyer as Chairman of the [...]

Sawyer, Charles Elmer (1860 – 1924)2023-10-03T16:44:36+00:00

Hempel, Charles Julius (1811 – 1879)

Charles Julius Hempel M.D. (5 September 1811 – 24 September 1879) was a major translator of homeopathic books into the English language, and Chair of Materia Medica and Therapeutics in the Homœopathic Medical College of [...]

Hempel, Charles Julius (1811 – 1879)2022-09-05T09:51:44+00:00

Dunham, Carroll (1828 – 1877)

Carroll Dunham M. D. (29 October 1828 – 18 February 1877) was an influential American homeopathic physician who was Dean of Faculty at the New York Homeopathic Medical College and also served as President of [...]

Dunham, Carroll (1828 – 1877)2024-01-04T18:02:49+00:00

Kent, James Tyler (1849 – 1916)

James Tyler Kent M.D. (31 March 1849 – 5 June 1916) was a highly influential American homeopathic physician. J. T. Kent held an appointment as Professor of Anatomy in the American Medical College, St. Louis, [...]

Kent, James Tyler (1849 – 1916)2024-06-29T16:05:34+00:00

Seward, William Henry (1801 – 1872)

William Henry Seward Sr. (16 May 1801 – 10 October 1872) was a Governor of New York, United States Senator, and United States Secretary of State under presidents Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson. Seward’s wife, [...]

Seward, William Henry (1801 – 1872)2024-01-02T07:05:41+00:00

Booth, Edwin Thomas (1833 – 1893)

Edwin Thomas Booth (13 November 1833 – 7 June 1893) was an American actor and founder Booth’s Theatre in New York City. His brother was John Wilkes Booth, who assassinated U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in [...]

Booth, Edwin Thomas (1833 – 1893)2023-12-25T06:21:27+00:00

Lippe, Adolph (1812 – 1888)

Adolph Graf zur Lippe Biesterfeld Weissenfeld M.D. (11 May 1812 – 23 January 1888) was a singular homeopath and one of the first graduates of homeopathy in America. Lippe taught alongside Constantine Hering at the [...]

Lippe, Adolph (1812 – 1888)2023-01-31T06:00:11+00:00

Romig, John (1804 – 1885)

The North American Academy of the Homeopathic Healing Arts, aka the Allentown Academy. Founded in 1835, the Allentown Academy was the first homeopathic medical school in the world. Image credit: Drexel Medical Archives [...]

Romig, John (1804 – 1885)2023-01-31T06:00:35+00:00

Miller, Robert Gibson (1862 – 1919)

Robert Gibson Miller M.B. C.M. (ca. 14 May 1862 – 10 May 1919) was a Scottish orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy. At the outset of his career Miller travelled to St. Louis to train [...]

Miller, Robert Gibson (1862 – 1919)2023-02-23T21:25:45+00:00

Campbell, Alice Boole (1836 – 1908)

Alice Boole Campbell M.D. (3 March 1836 – 31 December 1908) was a homeopathic physician. In 1863 she was one of the first women to graduate from Clemence Lozier’s New York Homeopathic College, where she [...]

Campbell, Alice Boole (1836 – 1908)2023-07-06T23:31:28+00:00

Allen, Henry Chileab (1836 – 1909)

Henry Chileab Allen M. D. (2 October 1836 – 22 January 1909) was Professor of Diseases of the Skin and Miasmatics and founder of the Hering Medical College, City Physician at the Baptist Hospital and [...]

Allen, Henry Chileab (1836 – 1909)2022-08-05T09:34:44+00:00

Hering, Constantine (1800 – 1880)

Constantine J. Hering (1 January 1800 – 23 July 1880) was the ‘father of American Homeopathy’, known for his “Law of Cure” which remains a guiding principle for modern homeopathy. Hering originally set out to [...]

Hering, Constantine (1800 – 1880)2024-06-26T16:11:08+00:00

Swan, Samuel (1814 – 1893)

Samuel Swan M.D. (4 July 1814 – 17 October 1893) was an American musician who, after being introduced to homeopathy, subsequently changed careers to become a noted homeopathic medical doctor. Swan was responsible for proving [...]

Swan, Samuel (1814 – 1893)2022-08-29T19:06:44+00:00

Comfort, Anna Manning (1845 – 1931)

Anna Manning Comfort Image source: wikimedia Anna Manning Comfort M.D. (19 January 1845 – 12 January 1931) was in the first class of graduates from the New York Medical College in 1865, and [...]

Comfort, Anna Manning (1845 – 1931)2023-12-27T18:22:08+00:00

Wild, Edward Augustus (1825 – 1891)

Brigadier General (Dr.) Edward Augustus Wild (1825 – 1891) was the son of homeopath Dr. Charles Wild (1795 – 1864). Edward Wild studied at Harvard College and at Jefferson Medical College and joined the Massachusetts [...]

Wild, Edward Augustus (1825 – 1891)2023-12-22T05:41:18+00:00

Bayard, Edward (1806 – 1889)

Edward Bayard M.D. Image credit: National Library of Medicine Edward Bayard M.D. (5 March 1806 – 28 September 1889) was a lawyer for eighteen years, who converted to become a homeopath, and continued [...]

Bayard, Edward (1806 – 1889)2022-12-31T02:04:45+00:00

Angell, Henry Clay (1829 – 1911)

Henry Clay Angell MD (27 January 1829 – 28 May 1911) was a noted Boston ophthalmologist. Angell graduated from the Homeopathic Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1852, briefly setting up in practice with German homeopathic [...]

Angell, Henry Clay (1829 – 1911)2022-08-05T09:35:53+00:00

Ricker, Marcena Sherman (1852 – 1933)

Marcena Sherman Ricker M.D. (23 July 1852 – 18 January 1933) of Rochester, New York, was a practicing homeopath who was a friend and the personal physician of noted suffragist Susan B. Anthony. Ricker was [...]

Ricker, Marcena Sherman (1852 – 1933)2024-01-25T05:53:54+00:00

Gage, Matilda Electa Joslyn (1826 – 1898)

Matilda Electa Joslyn Gage (24 March 1826 – 18 March 1898) ‘… was a suffragist, a Native American activist, an abolitionist, a freethinker, and a prolific author, who was “born with a hatred of oppression” Gage’s [...]

Gage, Matilda Electa Joslyn (1826 – 1898)2022-08-04T10:48:42+00:00

Wright, Martha Coffin Pelham (1806 – 1875)

Martha Coffin (Pelham) Wright (25 December 1806 – 4 January 1875), President of the National Woman Suffrage Association was, like many of her peers, a vocal proponent of improved health care and human rights. Wright [...]

Wright, Martha Coffin Pelham (1806 – 1875)2024-01-02T00:33:26+00:00

Anthony, Susan Brownell (1820 – 1906)

Susan Brownell Anthony (15 February 1820 – 13 March 1906) was a prominent supporter of homeopathy, forming the National Women Suffrage Association and supporting abolitionism and she spoke out forcefully on behalf of homeopathy all [...]

Anthony, Susan Brownell (1820 – 1906)2024-01-02T23:14:07+00:00

Dearborn, Frederick Myers (1876 – 1960)

Lt. Col. Frederick Myers Dearborn Image source: Sylvain Cazelet Lieutenant Colonel Frederick Myers Dearborn M. D. (13 July 1876 – 25 January 1960) was an orthodox doctor who converted to homeopathy. Dearborn was [...]

Dearborn, Frederick Myers (1876 – 1960)2023-09-21T19:51:07+00:00

Gachet, Paul Ferdinand (1828 – 1909)

Vincent van Gogh, Man with a Pipe (Portrait of Dr. Paul Gachet, 15 May 1890). Image credit: Philadelphia Museum of Art Paul Ferdinand Gachet (30 July 1828 – 9 January 1909 was a [...]

Gachet, Paul Ferdinand (1828 – 1909)2022-10-30T18:12:57+00:00

Coolidge, John Calvin (1872 – 1933)

Calvin Coolidge. Image source: wikimedia John Calvin Coolidge Jr., (4 July 1872 – 5 January 1933) was the 30th President of the United States (1923 – 1929). He was born in Vermont, the [...]

Coolidge, John Calvin (1872 – 1933)2023-09-21T13:46:56+00:00

Helmuth, William Tod (1833 – 1902)

William Tod Helmuth M.D. (30 October 1833 – 15 May 1902) was professor of surgery, dean of the faculty and a trustee of the New York Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital. Helmuth wrote one of [...]

Helmuth, William Tod (1833 – 1902)2023-12-18T21:01:10+00:00

Bonneval, Bertrand-Henri de (1806 – 1882)

Count Bertrand-Henri de Bonneval M. D. (9 May 1806 – 13 June 1882), was a practitioner of homeopathy, agronomist and philanthropist. Bonneval was one of the earliest French disciples of Samuel Hahnemann. In 1831-2 he [...]

Bonneval, Bertrand-Henri de (1806 – 1882)2022-08-07T10:52:51+00:00

Garfield, James A. (1831 – 1881)

James A Garfield (1831 – 1881), twentieth President of the United States, was surrounded by support from homeopaths and he was an advocate of homeopathy all his life. Garfield’s first cousin Silas A. Boynton was [...]

Garfield, James A. (1831 – 1881)2022-08-07T10:53:05+00:00

Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822 – 1885)

Ulysses Simpson Grant (27 April 1822 – 23 July 1885) was an American general who became the 18th President of the United States (1869 – 1877) following his success as military commander in the American [...]

Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822 – 1885)2023-12-23T22:22:58+00:00

Hayes, Rutherford B. (1822 – 1893)

Rutherford Birchard Hayes (4 October 1822 – 17 January 1893) was an American lawyer, Brevet Major General, and Republican politician, who was elected as the 19th President of the United States. Hayes was in office [...]

Hayes, Rutherford B. (1822 – 1893)2023-12-20T23:43:02+00:00

Fuller, Solomon Carter (1872 – 1953)

Solomon Carter Fuller, M.D. (1 August 1872 – 16 January 1953) was a Liberian neurologist, psychiatrist and professor who was educated at the Homeopathic Boston University Medical College. Fuller spent much of his career working [...]

Fuller, Solomon Carter (1872 – 1953)2022-08-07T10:53:14+00:00

Steward, Susan McKinney (1847 – 1918)

Susan Maria McKinney Steward M.D. (March 1847 – March 17, 1918) was the first African American woman physician in New York state and only the third in the country, qualifying just seven years after the [...]

Steward, Susan McKinney (1847 – 1918)2023-03-01T21:46:12+00:00

Lincoln, Abraham (1809 – 1865)

Abraham Lincoln (12 February 1809 – 15 April 1865) was a lawyer, politician, abolitionist, and the 16th President of the United States, in office from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. Although born into poverty [...]

Lincoln, Abraham (1809 – 1865)2023-12-20T18:46:05+00:00

Bier, August Karl Gustav (1861 – 1949)

August Karl Gustav Bier (1861 – 1949) was a German surgeon and the pioneer of spinal anaesthesia. Bier was unusual for being very open minded in his support of homeopathy, even though he came across [...]

Bier, August Karl Gustav (1861 – 1949)2022-08-07T10:53:29+00:00

Menninger, Charles Frederick (1862 – 1953)

Charles Frederick Menninger MD (1862 – 1953) founded the Menninger Clinic in Texas. Menninger originally trained as a homeopath and in 1889 graduated from the Hahnemann Medical College in Chicago. After receiving a second MD [...]

Menninger, Charles Frederick (1862 – 1953)2022-08-07T10:53:42+00:00
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