Source:The Borough of Brooklyn & Queens.Counties of Nassau & Suffolk, L.I., N.Y. 1609-1924 By:Henry Isham Hazelton Discovered in the Farmingdale Public Library, Farmingdale, L.I., N.Y.
1828 : 1st authentic documented dentist recorded T. Jefferson JONES Dental Practice & a Drug Store : 4 Sands Street
1837 :Dr. Martin K. BRIDGES 118 Fulton Street
1853 :1st Society of Dentists is formed 1st meeting is held at the home of: Dr.H.N.STRAITON 137 Atlantic Avenue
Dental Offices Listed with Society:
D.H.NULFORD G.A.COOPER James E.MILLER Martin K BRIDGES John FREDERICHS B.S.LYMAN A.H.GRISWOLD C.B.HAMMOND
1862 :Brooklyn Dental Assoc. is formed.MEMBERS include :
W.C.PARKS A.C.HAWES John ALLEN William B.HURD D.E.HILL A.APPLETON-WHEELER C.A.MARVIN Wm.JARVIE Jr.
Consisting mostly of New York City members. In 1867 Brooklyn formed a new Society made up of Brooklyn members.They called it The Brooklyn Society Of Dental Science and Art
George MILLS H.G.MERICK O.E.HILL A.H.BROCKWAY L.E.BROCKWAY Wm.JARVIE Jr. I.C.MONROE John SCOTT E.L.CHILDS H.E.BIRD Geo.E.BRETZ
The Society changed it's name again,and in 1869 : April 5 . TheBrooklyn Dental Society was incorporated.
1870 :Dental Infirmary January 10 260 Washington Street
1882 :Brooklyn Dental Society opened a library and reading room in connecton with The Kings Co.Medical Society Everett Hall 398 Fulton Street
1895 :Brooklyn Dental Societyretired from the field of 'scientific' Activities in favor of it's 'younger brother': The 2nd District Dental Socety. They met at Brooklyn City Hall for the 1st time: 1898 : June 2 Officers: W.B.HURD Geo. A.MILLS Wm.JARVIE Jr. L.S.SHAW H.G.MIRICK
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