Jefferson County Biographies
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Dawson, Henry G., M. D., was born on Wolf's Island, Canada, in 1863, and is a son of John and Maria Dawson,
both residents of Wolf's Island. He received his earlier education at the Collegiate Institute of Kingston and
the University of Kingston. In 1880 he commenced the study of medicine at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
of Kingston. from which he was graduated in 1885, after which he came to Cape Vincent where he has since practiced.
He is a member of Cape Vincent Lodge No. 480, Independent Order of Foresters. In 1888 he married Jennie A. Buckley
of Cape Vincent, a daughter of John Buckley, and they have two daughters, Frances C., born October 24, 1891, and
Maria G., born February 13, 1895. Dr. Dawson is enjoying a lucrative practice and is a very successful practitioner.
He is medical examiner of the following insurance companies: New York Life, Equitable, Mutual Life of New York,
Etna, Travelers, Pennsylvania Mutual, Washington Life, and Commercial Travelers' Accident Company.
Our County and it's people
a descriptive work on Jefferson County, New York
Edited by: Edgar C. Emerson
The Boston History Co., Publishers, Syracuse, N. Y. 1898