Lucy Hobbs Taylor
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Lucy Hobbs Taylor (March 14, 1833 - October 3, 1910) was the first American female dentist. Lucy Hobbs was born on March 14, 1833 in Constable, New York. She entered the working world by teaching school for ten years in Michigan. In 1859, she moved to Cincinnati, intending to become a dentist. When she was refused admission to dental school, she began a private program of study with a professor from the Ohio College of Dental Surgery.