Alcinous B. Jamison

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Alcinous B. Jamison
Alcinous B Jamison - 1901.jpg

As pictured in "The Successful American" (1901)

Born 1 September 1851(1851-09-01) [1]
Wooster, Ohio
Died 14 November 1938 (87) [2]
Manhattan, New York
Nationality American
Alma mater Fort Wayne College of Medicine, M.D. (1878)
Field(s) Medicine
Known for Promoting enemas as a disease curative
Spouse(s) Mary Ernestine [Schmid] (m. 1891)

Alcinous Burton Jamison (September 1, 1851 - November 14, 1938) was an American physician and proctology specialist, notably a promoter of autointoxication theory and enema treatments, in addition to being a Spiritualist and psychic investigator.

Selected Bibliography


  1. The Successful American. 3-4. New York: Press Biographical Co. December 1901. p. 757.  (Biographical profile for "Alcinous Burton Jamison", b. 1 September 1851)
  2. "New York City Death Index, 1862-1948," index, Italian Genealogical Group (, Alcinous B. Jamison, b. 1850-1, d. 14 Nov 1938; cert. no. 22887, FHL microfilm 2108343.