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Edwin Holland Terrell

Edwin Holland Terrell, American lawyer, diplomat. Member Republican State Executive committee, Texas, 1894-1900, American minister to Belgium, 1889-1893; member Commission Technique to revise Berlin treaty of 1885 under “General Act of Brussels,” 1891; Mason.

Background

  • Terrell, Edwin Holland was born on November 21, 1848 in Brookville, Indiana, United States. Son of Review Williamson and Martha (Jarrell) Terrell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts (valedictorian), De-Pauw, 1871, A.M., 1874. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1873. Studied in Europe, 1873-1874.

      (Doctor of Laws, DePauw, 1892), practiced law, Indianapolis, 1874-1877. Removed to San Antonio, Texas, 1877.

    Career

    • 2d, Lois Lasater, February 7, 1895.

    Membership

    Member Republican State Executive committee, Texas, 1894-1900, American minister to Belgium, 1889-1893. Member Commission Technique to revise Berlin treaty of 1885 under “General Act of Brussels,” 1891.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Maverick, August 17, 1874 (died 1891).
    • father: Review Williamson Terrell
    • mother: Martha (Jarrell) Terrell
    • spouse: Mary Maverick
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    Born November 21, 1848
    Died 1910
    (aged 61)
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