Biography of Dr. Edgar C. Bass
Madison County, NY Biographies





Bass, Edgar C., M. D., has practiced medicine in the village of Cazenovia since 1866 He was born in Warren, Herkimer county, N. Y., May 29, 1831, a son of Lovell and Mary (Harwick) Bass. He was educated at Oxford Academy, Chenango county, and began his medical studies under the direction of Dr. John Swinburne of the city of Albany. Subsequently he entered the Albany Medical College from which he was graduated M. D. with the class of 1858. He began practice the same year in the village of New York Mills, Oneida county, where he remained until the outbreak of the Civil war. Dr. Bass went out as assistant surgeon of the 146th N. Y. Vols., and after serving over a year was discharged from field service owing to disability, and entered the hospital service. He served at Harwood and Campbell hospitals in Washington, remaining in the latter until 1866, when, as above stated, he began practice in Cazenovia. Dr. Bass has been a staunch Republican in politics: has served as president of the village three terns; as a member of the board of trustees twelve years, and as president of the water board since the installation of the system. He is also a member of the United States Pension Examining Board; the Madison County Medical Society; New York State Medical Association, and is the veteran of Cazenovia Lodge F. & A. M.; also holding membership in Manlius Chapter, R. A. M. Dr. Bass married in 1859, Lucy L. Brand, daughter of Nathan Brand of Leonardsville, this county, who died March 22, 1894.

FROM:
Our County and it's people
A Descriptive and Biographical Record of
Madison County, New York
Edited by: John E. Smith
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1890


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