|E.H. OSBORN, M.D., Oregon; born Jan 14, 1830, in Geaga Co., Ohio; son of Joseph and Mary Osborn, both New England people; they settled in 1842, on a farm in Porter, Rock Co.; the next year, E.H. spent three months in a select school on Rock Prairie, which was followed by a three years’ course at Milton Seminary, under Prof. Bicknell; was for nearly a year prior this a student in the old Beloit Seminary; began the study of medicine under M.N. Berber, M.D., of Racine, Wis.; he then located in Belleville where he practiced twenty years; the Doctor settled in Oregon in 1874; has practiced since with the exception of a two years’ rest.
Married in Bellville, April, 1867, Miss Marion, daughter of the Rev. M.A. Fox, of Oregon; they have two children-Mary G. and Charles D.; a daughter Jessie S., died when 3 years old. The Doctor is a Republican, and a member of Oregon Lodge, A., F. & A. M.
Ref. 1880 History of Dane County, Wisconsin, p. 1246.