The pages below describe a venereal disease survey conducted by Dr. John Hamilton Korns of the Union Medical College in Peking, China in 1919.

Page 120 of the 1949 book "The Genealogy of Michael Korns, Sr. of Somerset County Pennsylvania" indicates that John Hamilton Korns was the son of Silas Wright Korns, and states "John Hamilton Korns, b. Oct. 7, 1883, married Bessie Lee Pennywitt, Sept. 6, 1907.".

For a memoir and photos of John Hamilton Korns at kornsfamily.net, click here.


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