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Lawyer

Benjamin Folsom, American lawyer.

Background

Folsom, Benjamin was born on December 5, 1847 in Folsomdale, New York, United States. Son of Benjamin R. and Mary (Rathbone) Folsom.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Rochester, 1871, A.M., 1888.

Career

Journalist and correspondent, 1871-1873. Admitted to New York bar, 1875. United States consul at Sheffield, England, 1886-1893.

Practicing law, Buffalo, New York, 1893-1902, at Pasadena, California, since 1903.

Connections

Married Ella Blanchard Howard, of Rochester, New York, October 11, 1893.

father:
Benjamin R. Folsom

mother:
Mary (Rathbone) Folsom

spouse:
Ella Blanchard Howard