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Carol Taylor: 1880 Census Reveals A Lot About Hunt County Medical Care

Jan 23, 2019

Dr. Henry King, early 20th Century Greenville physician
Credit Carol Taylor collection

Carol Taylor, chairman of the Hunt County Historical Commission, says the 1880 census indicates a great deal about fatal illnesses in Hunt County and the doctors who had practices here at the time.  Of the 309 deaths recorded in the county, 78 were infants.