Transcribed from History of Labette County, Kansas and its Representative Citizens, ed. & comp. by Hon. Nelson Case. Pub. by Biographical Publishing Co., Chicago, Ill. 1901

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W. A. Hazlett

DR. W. A. HAZLETT, a rising young dentist of 0swego, Labette county, Kansas, located in the city in March, 1895. He has a large number of patrons, and is a skillful and thorough operator. Dr. Hazlett was born in Jackson county, Ohio, February 13, 1873, and is a son of Eli Hazlett. He received his early education in the schools of Warrensburg, Missouri, where his mother had taken up her residence. He attended the state normal school at Warrensburg, and took up the study of dentistry under the preceptorship of Dr. Griggs and Dr. Cress, of Warrensburg. He also attended the Western Dental College, at Kansas City, Missouri, and, graduated from that institution in the spring of 1895. Dr. Hazlett at once began the practice of dentistry In Oswego, Kansas, where he now lives, and has gradually worked up a patronage which would do credit to an older man.

Dr. Hazlett was united in marriage, February 27, 1900, to Elizabeth I. Longwell, of Hillsboro, Illinois. This estimable lady is very popular in the social set of Oswego. The subject of this sketch is a member of the M. W. A.; A. 0. U. W. and K. of P. Politically, he is a Republican.