Starting about 1877, medical personnel had to be licensed yearly through the State of Illinois. The annual reports for Clinton County for 1886, 1889 and 1895 have survived and some details are reproduced below. Different years contained different data. The Listing column gives the year of the report. The spelling is “as published”. A key and the sources of this information are at the bottom of the page.

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Listing Field Name Date Registered School* Residence Age Nativity Total
Years
Practice
Years Illinois
Practice
Date Illinois Certificate
Issued
Basis for Certificate Date of Diploma Date
Certificate
filed
1895 Physician AFFOLTER, Jacob     Breese/Trenton           Licentiate of Military Medical Board of St. Louis 1862 11 Apr 1889
1886 Midwife ALBERS, Maria C.     Germantown         27 Jul 1878 Court of Messen, Germany, 21 Apr 1853    
1889 Midwife ALBERS, Maria C.     Germantown         27 Jul 1878 Court of Massen, Germany, 21 Apr 1853    
1895 Midwife ALBERS, Marie C.     Germantown         27 Jul 1878      
1889 Physician ALSOP, Thomas E. 2 May 1889 P Huey 29 Va 2 -- 11 Apr 1889 Medical College of Virginia 31 Mar 1887 2 May 1889
1895 Physician ALSOP, Thomas E.   R Carlyle         11 Apr 1889 Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA. 1887  
1889 Physician BALL, Charles E. 19 Jan 1878 P Breese 51 U. S. 28 20 9 Jan 1878 Cincinnati College of Medicine and Surgery 19 Jan 1865 19 Jan 1878
1886 Physician BALL, Charles E. 19 Jan 1878 R Breese 40 U. S. 17 9 9 Jan 1878 Cincinnati College of Medicine and Surgery 19 Jun 1865 19 Jan 1878
1895 Physician BECHTOLD, Adolph G.                      
1886 Physician BECHTOLD, W. G. 23 Jun 1884 R Breese 22 ILL. - - 20 Jun 1881 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1884 23 Jun 1884
1889 Physician BECHTOLD, W. G. 23 Jun 1884 P Breese 27 ILL 5 5 20 Jun 1884 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1884 23 Jun 1884
1895 Physician BECHTOLD, W. G.   R Breese                
1895 Physician BERG, A. A.                      
1895 Pharmacist BERGER, George H.     Carlyle                
1886 Physician BROENING, Max 7 Mar 1879 R Carlyle 34 Germany 10 8 4 Oct 1877 University of the City of New York, Medical Dept. 9 Mar 1868 7 Mar 1879
1895 Physician BROENING, Max                      
1889 Physician BROWNING, Max 7 Mar 1879 P Carlyle 44 Germany 20 18 4 Oct 1877 Univ. of the City New York, Medical Dept. 9 Mar 1868 7 Mar 1879
1889 Midwife BRUENS, Mary     Carlyle         18 Nov 1889 Newland's College of Midwifery, 1 Jun 1888    
1895 Pharm Asst CARR, Amy B.     Trenton                
1895 Pharmacist CARR, William T.     Trenton                
1895 Physician CARTER, Wm. A.                      
1886 Physician CLINTON, A. S. 1 Mar 1878 R Trenton 54 U. S. 25 14 2 Feb 1878 Missouri Medical College 1 Mar 1853 20 Mar 1878
1889 Physician CLINTON, A. S. 1 Mar 1878 P Trenton 65 U.S. 36 25 2 Feb 1878 Missouri Medical College 1 Mar 1853 20 Mar 1878
1886 Physician DEBUHRMANN, A. 19 Dec 1877 R Aviston 25 U. S. 2 2 11 Dec 1877 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1875 19 Dec 1877
1889 Physician EVERETT, W. W. (1) 2 May 1878 P Jamestown 33 U.S. 12 12 8 Jan 1878 College of Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk 13 Feb 1877 2 May 1878
1886 Physician EVERETT, W. W. (1) 2 May 1878 R Jamestown 22 U. S. 1 1 8 Jan 1878 College of Physician and Surgeons, Keokuk 13 Feb 1877 2 May 1878
1886 Midwife FLADER, Alveine     Carlyle         25 Apr 1878 St. Louis Institute of Midwifery, 17 Dec 1873    
1895 Pharmacist FRIEDRICH, H. W. A.     Aviston                
1886 Physician FUCHS, Gustav 2 Jan 1878 R New Memphis 40 Germany 5 5 20 Mar 1878 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1873 27 Mar 1878
1889 Physician FUCHS, Gustav 2 Jan 1878 P New Memphis 51 Germany 16 16 20 Mar 1880 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1873 27 Mar 1878
1895 Physician GAFFNER, T.                      
1886 Physician GAFFNER, Theophilus 14 Aug 1880 R Trenton 28 ILL. 6 6 23 Mar 1880 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1880 14 Aug 1880
1889 Physician GAFFNER, Theophilus 14 Aug 1880 P Trenton 36 ILL 15 15 23 Mar 1880 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1880 14 Aug 1880
1895 Physician GISSEY, Chas. E.                      
1886 Physician GISSY, Charles E. 21 Nov 1878 R Breese 25 France 4 4 6 Dec 1878 St. Louis Medical College 11 Mar 1875 11 Dec 1878
1895 Pharmacist GISSY, Charles E.     Breese                
1886 Physician GISSY, Charles J. 15 Dec 1877 R Germantown 49 France 21 6 9 Jan 1878 Philadelphia College of Medicine 1 Jul 1857 24 Jan 1878
1889 Physician GISSY, Charles J. 15 Dec 1877 P Germantown 60 France 32 17 9 Jan 1878 Philadelphia College of Medicine and Surgery 1 Jul 1857 24 Jan 1878
1886 Physician GORDON, J. T. 9 Jan 1878 R Carlyle 30 U. S. 11 11 10 Dec 1877 St. Louis Medical College 3 Mar 1868 12 Dec 1877
1886 Physician GORDON, Madison D. 19 Mar 1883 R Clement 22 Ark. 1 1 13 Jan 1883 Missouri Medical College 2 Mar 1882 5 Feb 1883
1889 Physician GORDON, Madison D. 19 Mar 1883 P Huey 28 Ark 7 7 13 Jan 1883 Missouri Medical College 2 Mar 1882 5 Jan 1883
1889 Physician GORDON, W. P. 2 Aug 1889 P Carlyle 45 Miss 25 25 22 Oct 1877 St. Louis Medical College & Missouri Medical College 3 Mar 1867,
4 Mar 1875
2 Aug 1889
1895 Physician GORDON, W. P.                      
1886 Midwife GROSSHOLZ, Caroline     New Baden         29 Mar 1878 Fifteen years' practice    
1889 Midwife GROSSHOLZ, Caroline     New Baden         29 Mar 1878 Twenty-six years' practice    
1895 Midwife GROSSHOLZ, Caroline     New Baden         29 Mar 1878      
1895 Permits Gr. HABBEGGER, F. W.     Jamestown                
1886 Midwife HACKMAN, Mary     Aviston         29 Mar 1878 St. Louis Institute of Midwifery, 19 Dec 1877    
1886 Physician HARRIS, Johnson 2 Jan 1878 R New Memphis 46 U. S. 24 24 12 Dec 1877 Twenty-four years' practice -- 19 Dec 1877
1895 Midwife HAVERMANN, Elizabeth     Germantown         7 Mar 1895      
1886 Physician HAYS, William T. (2) 1 Mar 1878 R Keysport 30 U. S. 5 1 22 Feb 1878 College of Physician and Surgeons, Keokuk 14 Feb 1878 16 Mar 1878
1889 Physician HAYS, William T. (2) 1 Mar 1878 P Keyesport 41 U. S. 16 12 22 Feb 1878 College of Physicians and Surgeons, Keokuk 14 Feb 1878 16 Mar 1878
1886 Physician HEELY, D. C. 2 Jan 1878 R Germantown 32 U. S. 9 9 19 Jan 1878 Missouri Medical College 2 Mar 1869 22 Jan 1878
1895 Physician HENRICH, Wm. P.                      
1895 Permits Gr. HERTENSTEN, Rudolf     New Baden                
1895 Pharm Asst HOLDENER, F. D.     Carlyle                
1886 Physician HORD, George Y. 5Oct 1883 R Keysport 34 Ky. 5 -- 30 Aug 1883 Medical College of Ohio 28 Feb 1878 5 Oct 1883
1889 Physician HORD, George Y. 5 Oct 1883 P Keyesport 40 Ky 11 6 30 Aug 1883 Medical College of Ohio 28 Feb 1878 5 Oct 1883
1895 Physician HORD, George Y.                      
1895 Pharmacist HORD, George Y.     Keyesport                
1895 Physician HUMBLE, M. M.                      
1886 Midwife HUMMEL, Elenora     New Baden         22 Feb 1883 Midwife Institute, Frelburg, Germany, 30 Apr 1880    
1889 Midwife HUMMEL, Elonora     New Baden         22 Feb 1883 Midwife Institute, Freiburg, Germany, 30 Apr 1880    
1895 Midwife HUMMEL, Elonora     New Baden         22 Feb 1833      
1895 Permits Gr. JANTZEN, Louis     Bartelso                
1889 Midwife KALKBRENER, Ursula     Carlyle         2 May 1878 Cer. Authorities of Canton Aargan, Switzerland, 1 Nov 1849    
1886 Midwife KALKBRENNER, Ursula     Carlyle         2 May 1878 Cer. Authorities of Canton Aargan, Switzerland, 1 Nov 1849    
1886 Midwife KILLION, Mary     Carlyle         17 Apr 1882 Twenty-four years' practice    
1889 Midwife KILLION, Mary     Carlyle         17 Apr 1882 Twenty-four years' practice    
1895 Midwife KILLION, Mary     Carlyle         27 Apr 1822      
1886 Midwife KLEIER, Elizabeth     Breese         23 Dec 1880 St. Louis School of Midwives 16 Dec 1880    
1889 Midwife KLEIER, Elizabeth     Breese         23 Dec 1880 St. Louis School of Midwives, 16 Dec 1880    
1895 Midwife KLEIER, Elizabeth     Breese         23 Dec 1880      
1886 Midwife KRUEP, Maria     Germantown     ck dates   17 May 1878 Twenty years' practice    
1889 Physician LEIBROCK, P. H. 10 Oct 1887 P New Memphis 29 ILL 6 6 3 May 1883 St. Louis Medical College 7 Mar 1883 10 Aug 1887
1895 Physician LEIBROCK, P. H.                      
1886 Physician MCGAFFIGAN, A. J. 20 Dec 1877 R Carlyle 28 U. S. 2 2 20 Mar 1878 St. Louis Medical College 10 Mar 1876 25 Mar 1878
1889 Physician MCGAFFIGAN, A. J. 20 Dec 1887 P Carlyle 39 U.S. 13 13 20 Mar 1878 St. Louis Medical College & Missouri Medical College 10 Mar 1876 25 Mar 1878
1895 Pharmacist MEGUIRE, John     Trenton                
1895 Pharmacist MEGUIRE, Mary E.     Trenton                
1886 Physician MEYER,John 19 Dec 1877 R Carlyle 72 Germany 47 20 2 Feb 1878 Twenty years' practice - 7 Feb 1878
1895 Permits Gr. MICHELS, Arnold B.     Germantown                
1886 Physician NEWTON, John T. 3 Oct 1884 R Boulder 31 Ky. 4 4 30 Apr 1880 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1880 3 Oct 1884
1889 Physician NEWTON, John T. 3 Oct 1884 P Boulder 36 Ky 9 9 30 Apr 1880 Missouri Medical College 4 Mar 1880 3 Oct 1884
1895 Physician NEWTON, John T.                      
1895 Pharmacist NEWTON, John T.     Boulder                
1895 Permits Gr. NICOLAY, John L.     Shattuc                
1886 Physician PACE, J. T. 1 Jun 1880 R Carlyle 35 ILL. 8 8 27 Apr 1878 Medical College of Ohio 27 Feb 1878 1 Jun 1880
1889 Physician PACE, J. T. 1 Jun 1880 P Germantown 44 ILL 17 17 27 Apr 1878 Medical College of Ohio 27 Feb 1878 1 Jun 1880
1895 Physician PACE, J. T.                      
1895 Physician PERKINS, G. B.                      
1895 Permits Gr. PETERS, William     New Memphis                
1886 Physician RAMSEY, Elam S. 8 Jan 1878 R Carlyle 32 U. S. 8 8 29 Dec 1877 Medical Department, University of Louisiana 1 Mar 1870 14 Jan 1878
1895 Physician RHODIUS, E. G.                      
1886 Midwife SANTEL, Mary A.     Damiansville         18 Jan 1881 Sixteen years' practice    
1889 Midwife SANTEL, Mary A.     Damiansville         18 Jan 1881 Twenty-eight years' practice    
1895 Midwife SANTEL, Mary A.     Damainsville         18 Jan 1881      
1895 Physician SCHMIDT, Herman                      
1895 Permits Gr. SCHUMACHER, C. L. A.     New Baden                
1886 Midwife SHARP, Elizabeth M.     Carlyle         13 Oct 1881 Twenty years' practice    
1889 Midwife SHARP, Elizabeth M.     Carlyle         13 Oct 1881 Twenty-four years' practice    
1895 Midwife SHARP, Elizabeth M.     Carlyle         13 Oct 1881      
1886 Midwife SPEISER, Louise     New Baden         29 Mar 1878 St. Louis School of Midwifery, 19 Dec 1877    
1895 Pharm Asst STOUT, Arthur E.     Trenton                
1895 Midwife THERAND, Maria     Trenton         13 Jan 1893      
1895 Physician THOMPSON, Nath. P.                      
1886 Midwife TIMMERMAN, Agnes     Germantown         26 Jun 1878 St. Louis School of Midwives 14 Jun 1878    
1895 Permits Gr. TIMMERMAN, William     Bartelso                
1886 Physician TONEY, E. P. 8 Jan 1878 R Trenton 58 U. S. 34 16 31 Dec 1877 Missouri Medical College Mar 1843 12 Feb 1878
1889 Physician TONEY, E. P. 8 Jan 1878 P Trenton 69 U.S. 45 27 31 Dec 1877 Missouri Medical College -- Mar 1843 12 Feb 1878
1886 Midwife TRERKER, Elizabeth     Germantown         25 May 1880 Thirty years' practice    
1889 Midwife TRERKER, Elizabeth     Germantown         25 May 1880 Thirty-nine years' practice    
1886 Midwife TRIFTE, Mary     New Memphis         25 Apr 1878 Twenty years' practice    
1886 Physician TRIPPLE, Fritz     Trenton     20   26 Jun 1883 Certificate revoked 2 Jul 1884.    
1886 Physician VANDEBORT, John H. 31 Oct 1884 E Keysport 27 ILL. 6 6 20 May 1878 American Medical College, St. Louis 16 May 1878 31 Oct 1883
1895 Physician VANDERVOORT, John H.                      
1886 Midwife VITT, Agnes     Trenton         16 May 1878 St. Louis School of Midwives, 18 Dec 1874    
1889 Midwife VITT, Agnes     Trenton         16 May 1878 St. Louis School of Midwives, 18 Dec 1874    
1895 Midwife VITT, Agnes     Trenton         16 May 1878      
1895 Permits Gr. WELLING, T. P.     Germantown                
1886 Midwife WENNEKE, Kathrina     Damiansville         25 May 1880 Fifteen years' practice    
1889 Midwife WENNEKE, Kathrina     Damiansville         25 May 1880 Twenty-four years' practice    
1895 Midwife WENNEKE, Kathrina     Damainsville         25 May 1880      
1895 Permits Gr. WIENKER, Mrs. A. M.     Frogtown                
1895 Physician WILCOX, Samuel H.                      
1895 Pharmacist WINHEIM, Gustav     Carlyle                
1886 Midwife ZIMMERMAN, Maria     St. Rose Tp.         14 Oct 1881 Missouri School of Midwives, 3 Dec 1880    
1889 Midwife ZIMMERMAN, Maria     St. Rose Tp.         14 Oct 1881 Missouri School of Midwives, 3 Dec 1880    
1895 Midwife ZIMMERMAN, Maria     St. Rose Twp.         14 Oct 1881      

Key and Notes

(1) Registered in Bond County

(2) Registered in Bond and Fayette Counties

* School - 1889 - PP = Physician; H = Homeopath; E = Eclectic; P.M. = Physio-Medical

Sources:

1886 - "Official Register of Physicians and Midwives" 4th Edition - by the State Board of Health of Illinois 1877- 1886, Published 1886.  Obtained through the lending library system from the University of Chicago.

1889 - Tenth Annual Report of the State Board of Health of Illinois, 1890.  As as of 1887 updated to 1889 due to delay in printing.  Book obtained through local lending library from University of Illinois.

1895 - Excerpted from Eighteenth Annual Report of the State Board of Health of the State of Illinois - For the Year Ended 31 Dec 1895 for Physicians and Midwives for 1896.

1895 - The Fourteenth Annual report of the State Board of Pharmacy, Illinois.

This page was compiled by Dorothy Falk.

Last modified: 13 February 2018