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M. P. Sigworth
Born November 27, 1838
M. P. SIGWORTH, physician and surgeon, Anamosa; is a native of Clarion Co., Penn., and was born November 27, 1838; he grew up to manhood and received his education there, and began reading medicine; he entered the army and enlisted in the 155th Penn. V.I., and was commissioned First Lieutenant of Co. G; he came to Linn Co., Iowa, in 1863, and completed his medical studies and graduated at Rush Medical College in 1866; he practiced medicine in Linn Co. until 1878, when he came to Anamosa and associated with his brother in the practice of medicine; in 1878, he attended Bellevue College Hospital, New York, and took the ad eundem degree. During the present year—1879—he married Mrs. Maggie Trion, from Marion, Linn Co., Iowa; he has one son——Miles D., by a former wife.

Source: History of Jones County, Iowa, Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1879, page 577.


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