17 April 2009

Sketches of the Bozeman Family, Page 33

Sketches of the Bozeman Family
by Rev. Jos. W. Bozeman, D.D.
Mercury Publishing Co., Meridian, Miss., 1885
Page 33

Dr. Nathan Bozeman -- 1825
Ninth child of Nathan and Harriet Knotts Bozeman, born March 26th, 1825, in Butler county, Alabama. After graduating in medicine in Louisville, Ky., he located in Montgomery, Ala., as a physician, and soon became a noted surgeon, especially in cases of vesico vaginal fistula. He married Miss Fannie Lamar, cousin of L.Q.C. Lamar, Oct. 25, 1852. In 1858 he visited Europe and operated with great success in the hospitals of England, Scotland and Ireland. One year later he located in New Orleans, where he increased his reputation. There in 1860 he lost his wife, Fannie Lamar Bozeman. When the war of 1861 came he was chosen as surgeon in General Beauregard's army, and so continued till his health failed. After the war he moved to New York City.

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