|People and Places in St. Mary's County
Lewis Milburn Tippett
Photo courtesy Jenny Gaus
Dr. Lewis Milburn Tippett was born January 6, 1864 and died on May 1, 1908. He was the son of John Wesley Tippett (1832-1899) and Joseph Ann Bean (1837-1895). He graduated from Charlotte Hall Military Academy and then attended Baltimore College of Physicians and Surgeons where he received his M.D.in 1892.
He married Myrtle Etienne Beale on December 27, 1899 and they lived first at Ridge and then at St. Inigoes where he died. Dr. Tippett is buried at All Faith Episcopal Church at Huntersville near his parents and brother. Picture taken about 1900.