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Lawyer

Azro E. Cheney, American lawyer. member Nevada legislature, 1898-1899; Club: Union League (San Francisco).

Background

Cheney, Azro E. was born on April 15, 1854 in Monroe Centre, Ashtabula Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Harvey and Julia Ann (Everts) Cheney.

Education

Academic education, Conneaut and Jefferson, O.

Career

Taught school, 1873-1875. Read law, 1875-1876; admitted to Ohio bar, 1877. Practiced Youngstown and Toledo, O., 1877-1880.

Went to Nevada, 1880. Judge 2d judicial district, Nevada, 1891-1898. District attorney, Eureka Company, Nevada, 1894-1896.

Member Nevada legislature, 1898-1899. Now practicing law with ex-chief justice W. A. Massey. Delaware Universal Congress Lawyers and Jurists, St. Louis, 1904.

Membership

Member Nevada legislature, 1898-1899. Club: Union League (San Francisco).

Connections

Married San Francisco, May 25, 1887, Jennie Wethered.

father:
Harvey Cheney

mother:
Julia Ann (Everts) Cheney

spouse:
San Francisco