Graduation

Date 28 March 1849
Place Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Description M. D., Jefferson Medical College; Thesis: Vis Medicatrix Naturæ

Source References

  1. Directory of Deceased American Physicians, 1804-1929
      • Page: See URL
      • Source text:

        Name: Elijah M. Parks
        Birth Date: 1821
        Death Date: 29 Oct 1907
        Death Place: Memphis, TN
        Type Practice: Allopath
        Practice Specialities: Memphis, TN
        Licenses: TN, 1889
        Practice Dates Places: Memphis, TN
        Medical School: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 1849, (G)
        JAMA Citation: 49:1702</line><line />

      • Citation:

        http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=dirdeceasedphys_ga&h=102415&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt

  2. Journal of the American Medical Association
      • Date: 1883-
      • Page: Vol. XLIX, Number 20; Nov. 16 1907; p. 1702, col. 2
      • Source text:

        Elijah M. Parks, M.D. Jefferson Medical College, Philadel¬
        phia, 1849; for more than thirty-five years a practitioner of
        Memphis, Tenn., died at his home, October 29, aged 86.

      • Citation:

        http://jama.ama-assn.org/content/XLIX/20

      • Citation:

        This puts his arrival to Memphis in about 1882.

  3. Lasher, George William, Editor: The Ministerial Directory of the Baptist Churches in the United States of America
      • Page: p. 554
      • Source text:

        Parks, Elijah M., Memphis, Tenn., — Born Monroe Co., Ind.; Jefferson Med. C., Pa., M. D., 1849; Stud. S. B. T. S.; Ord ’75, Coldwater, Ch., Miss.,; P. Old Union, ’81; Egypt, Tenn., Bartlet, ’84

      • Citation:

        http://books.google.com/books?id=f9gpAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA554