Lucy Hobbs Taylor

Lucy Hobbs Taylor's Death

Born (Birthday) March 14, 1833

Death Date October 3, 1910

Age of Death 77 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death Lawrence, Kansas, United States

Profession Dentist

The dentist Lucy Hobbs Taylor died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Famous as the first female doctoral graduate of a dental school, she earned her degree from the Ohio College of Dental Surgery in the mid 1860s and practiced dentistry in Ohio, Iowa, Illinois, and Kansas. After her retirement, she became a women’s rights activist.

Before beginning her dental career, she worked as a Michigan-based schoolteacher.

The American Association of Women Dentists established an award in her honor.