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Charles Monroe, American judge. Member Board Education, Los Angeles, 1903-1904.; Member American Bar Association (Executive Committee).

Background

Monroe, Charles was born on December 23, 1849 in Rumford, Maine, United States. Son of Charles W. and Abby (Kimball) Monroe.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1870.

Career

Admitted to bar, Leavenworth, Kansas, 1872. Practiced law, 1872-1875. Assistant general attv.

Kansas Pacific Railroad Company, Kansas City, 1875-1876, and for receivers of same at Lawrence, Kansas, 1876-1880. Same position for U.P. Railroad Company, Lawrence, Kansas, 1880-1887, Topeka, Kansas, 1887-1891. Practiced law, Los Angeles, California, 1891-1905.

Judge Superior Court, Los Angeles Company, since April, 1905.

Membership

Member Board Education, Los Angeles, 1903-1904. Member American Bar Association (Executive Committee). Clubs: California, Harvard, Jonathan, Los Angeles Country (Los Angeles), Pacific Union (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Ella C. Hadley, of Lawrence, Kansas, March 18, 1880.

father:
Charles W. Monroe

mother:
Abby (Kimball) Monroe

spouse:
Ella C. Hadley