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Doctor Anderson Ruffin Abbott
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Born (1837-04-07)April 7, 1837
Died December 29, 1913(1913-12-29) (aged 76)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Other names Doctor Abbott
Education University of Toronto
Occupation Doctor of Medicine
Spouse(s) Mary Ann Casey
Children
  • Three daughters
  • Two sons
Parent(s) Wilson Ruffin Abbott and Ellen Toyer
Relatives Frederick Langdon Hubbard (son-in-law)

Anderson Ruffin Abbott (7 April 1837 – 29 December 1913) was the first Canadian-born Black Canadian to be licensed as a family physician. His career included participation in the American Civil War. Significant roles included coroner of Kent County, Ontario, and surgeon-in-chief.

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