MANNING, CHARLES J., M.D.,was born in Little Washington, Lancaster county, Pa., January 9, 1860, son of Jacob and Elizabeth (Kendig) Manning, both natives of Lancaster county. The father is still living and resides at Newport, Perry county and the mother died at that place August 22, 1866. Charles J. when a youth removed with his parents to Newport, where he received his education in the public schools, after which he taught public school in Perry county five years, reading medicine also during this time. In 1884 he devoted himself solely to preparation for the medical profession, having for his preceptor Dr. J. D. Shaw, of Marklesville, Perry county, Pa. He attended the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Baltimore one year, and in 1887 entered the Jefferson Medical College at Philadelphia, from which he was graduated in the class of 1889. He returned to Marklesville and was engaged in the practice of medicine there until 1893, after which he removed to Harrisburg.
Historical Review of Dauphin County
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Date of Transcription: 19 November 2000
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