CRAMTON, CHARLES AUGUSTUS, M. D., son of Dr. Josiah O. and Charlotte
E. (WARD) CRAMTON, was born at Winooski, Vermont, July, 1872. His father
was a prominent physician and an operating surgeon at Mary Fletcher hospital,
He was graduated from the medical department of the University of
Vermont in 1893, and during the two following years was house surgeon at
Mary Fletcher hospital, an eminently practical experience. He then went
to Europe and took post-graduate courses at St. Thomas and St. Bartholomew
hospitals, London, and Hospital Laraboisure of Paris.
He has also taken courses at the Post-graduate college of New York
city and Baltimore and has become especially proficient in diseases of
the eye, ear, nose, and throat.
Dr. CRAMTON settled in St. Johnsbury in August, 1894, and soon began
a successful and extensive practice.
He is official examiner for several leading life insurance companies
and a member of the U. S. pension board for Caledonia county, being the
specialist for the eye and ear. He is a member of the Caledonia County
and of the State Medical societies. Dr. CRAMTON married Gertrude HORTON
Howe, in July, 1895. They have three children, Gertrude, Marjorie, and
Source: Successful Vermonters,
William H. Jeffrey, E. Burke, Vermont, The Historical Publishing Company,
1904, page 54.
by Tom Dunn January 2003