Samuel Mudd

Birthday
20, 1833
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Jan 10, 1883 (49)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
20, 1833
Birthplace
Maryland
Death Date
Jan 10, 1883 (49)

About

American physician convicted of being a co-conspirator in the Abraham Lincoln assassination.

Before Fame

He attended University of Maryland, Baltimore, where he wrote his thesis on dysentery.

Trivia

He was eventually pardoned by President Andrew Johnson and was released from prison in 1869.

Family Life

He was the fourth of ten children born to Henry Lowe and Sarah Ann Reeves Mudd. Ha was married to his wife Frances from 1857 up until his death.

Associated With

His role in the assassination of President Lincoln, masterminded by John Wilkes Booth, is disputed by some historians.