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Hugh Hampton Young
Birth: Sep. 18, 1870
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1945

Medical Pioneer. A surgeon and urologist, he taught at Johns Hopkins University from 1895. He devised many surgical instruments, including the "boomerang needle" for sewing deep incisions. With his associates he discovered mercurochrome, an antiseptic.

His parents were William Hugh Young and Frances Michie Kemper. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Bessie Colston Young (1879 - 1928)*
 
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Burial:
Druid Ridge Cemetery
Pikesville
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Annandale Section, Lot 505, Grave 9
 
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Record added: Oct 27, 2000
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