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Arthur Chapman

Arthur Chapman, American jurist. Member Cumberland County and Maine State bar associations, Theta Delta Chi.; Mason.

Background

  • Ethnicity: Son of Albion Keith Parris Chapman and Elizabeth Maria (Foss) Chapman

  • Chapman, Arthur was born on August 6, 1873 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Albion Keith Parris and Elizabeth Maria (Foss) Chapman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College, 1894. Bachelor of Laws, 1944. Law student, 1898-1900.

    Career

    • Teacher, 1895-1898; admitted to Maine bar, 1900. Member Portland Common Council, 1900-1902, president 1902, board of aldermen, 1902-1903. Assistant United States Attorney, 1905-1916.

      United States commissioner, 1917-1925. Justice Superior Court, State of Maine, 1925-1942. Justice Supreme Judiciary Court, Maine.

      1942-1945, active retired justice, since 1945. Chairman Southern Portland Planning Board, since 1946. Trustee Peabody Law School.

    Membership

    Member Cumberland County and Maine State bar associations, Theta Delta Chi. Mason.; Clubs: Bowdoin, Middle Temple, Fraternity, Rotary International (Portland, Maine).
    • Clubs: Bowdoin, Woodfords, Portland Economics, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Agnes Sleeth Fairbrother, May 23, 1905. Children: Richard Sleeth, Arthur.
    • child: Richard Sleeth Chapman
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