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Benjamin Fordyce Barker
Date: 1818 - 1891
Remarks: Son- Fordyce D. Barker; Prominent physician in NYC; Founder of the American Gynecological Society and a member of numerous other medical societies in Philladelphia, London and Edinburgh; Elected President of the NY State Medical Society in 1856; President of the NY Academy of Medicine in 1882; Penned "Pherperal Diseases" published in 1874