Dr. John Harrison

(d. 4 Mar 1825) Range 55 Site 12

Born in Prince George's Co., Md. Studied medicine with Dr. John Tyler of Frederick, Md. and was for many years Surgeon at the Washington Navy Yard.

The National Intelligencer, March 8, 1825
Harrison. In this city on Friday last, Dr. John Harrison of the United States Navy. His remains were yesterday interred, with Military and Masonic honors on the Eastern Branch Burying Ground.

The National Intelligencer, March 10, 1825
The decease of Dr. John Harrison of the U.S. Navy has been already announced. It would appear from the manner of the annunciation that his life was terminated in this city. The fact however, is that he died at the residence of Captain Alexander Semmes in Georgetown.

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