Dedrick, Dr. Albert C., physician and surgeon, was born at Cranston, R. I., December 10, 1864, a son of Dr.
Albert C. and Sarah (Abbott) Dedrick. Early in life his parents moved to Centreville, R. I., where his father for
thirty five years was a successful physician. He was a graduate of the Albany Medical College in the class of 1857,
and during the war was assistant surgeon of the 4th Regiment of Rhode Island Vol. Infantry. Dr. Dedrick was educated
in the public schools of Centreville, and in Mory & Goff's English Classical School at Providence, R. I. After
five years passed in the study of medicine under his father's instruction he entered Bellevue Hospital Medical
College at New York and graduated from that institution in 1888. He practiced for a few months with his father
at Centreville and in June, 1888, moved to Fall River, where he has since resided and has won success in his profession.
He is a member of the Board of Pension Surgeons at Fall River and is examining surgeon for the New England Mutual
Life Insurance Company at Fall River; for the United Order of Workmen and the Pilgrim Fathers. He is also a member
of the Masons, Odd Fellows, Knights of Pythias and Sons of St. George. January 24, 1894, Dr. Dedrick married May
Leslie Law of Fall River.
Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.
Bristol County, MA Biographies
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