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William Thomas Green Morton
Born (1819-08-09)August 9, 1819
Charlton, Massachusetts
Died July 15, 1868(1868-07-15) (aged 48)
New York City
Nationality American
Fields Dentistry
Known for Ether for surgical operation
Influences Charles T. Jackson
Horace Wells
Spouse Elizabeth Whiteman

The state should, I think, be called ‘anesthesia.’ This signifies insensibility.
William Thomas Green Morton
That so unlikely an outcome should accrue to a man possessed of such limited talent and so many flaws, and one lacking in a sense of ethics and decency was one of the bitter ironies of history.
William Thomas Green Morton