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Albert Crane BARNES Edit Profile

Justice Appellate Court

Albert Crane BARNES, Justice. Appellate Court. Member of 32° Masons; Shriners; Independent Order of Odd Fellows; New England Society; Sons of the American Revolution; American, 111. and Chicago Bar Associations.

Background

BARNES, Albert Crane was born on June 28, 1853 in Addison, Vermont, United States. Son of Asahel and Ellen (Crane) Barnes.

Education

University of Vermont, Bachelor of Arts, 1876, Doctor of Laws, 1914. Albany Law School, Bachelor of Laws, 1877.

Career

May 25, 1895. Chicago, 111. Appointed by Governor Dakota Ty. to organize Bottineau Company, 1884. Elected District Attorney, Bottineau Company, Dakota Ty., 1884.

Appointed, Assistant State's Attorney, Cook Company, 111., 1896-1904. Elected Judge, Superior Court, Cook Company, 1904-1910, re-elected, 1911, 1917, 1923 and since 1929. Appointed Justice, Appellate Court, First District, 111. by Supreme Court, since 1912.

Membership

Member of 32° Masons. Shriners; Independent Order of Odd Fellows. New England Society; Sons of the American Revolution.

American, 111. and Chicago Bar Associations.

Connections

Spouse Jessie Welles Griswold.