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Charles Hugh Stevenson

lawyer , investment banker. , real estate executive

Charles Hugh Stevenson, American lawyer, real estate executive, investment banker. awards by United States Govt. Member of NRA Code Committee, 1933. An organizer and director Detroit Zoöl. Society; member executive council and chairman copyrighted music committee, American Hotel Association; member American Bar Association; Club: Detroit. Smithsonian prize at Fourth International Fishery Congress, 1908.

Background

Stevenson, Charles Hugh was born on December 6, 1869 in Snow Hill, Maryland, United States. Son of Hugh Saunders and Jane Catharine (Bailey) Stevenson.

Education

Student Lehigh University, 1886-1888. Columbian (now George Washington University, 1894-1899, Master of Laws, 1897, Doctor of Civil Law, 1899.

Career

Richard Helson, April 21, 1909. Children—(Charles) Hugh, Richard H., Mary. Assistant United States Fish Commission, 1891-1909.

Admitted to bar, 1896. Special agent bureau of Census, 1909. Investment banker in Detroit since 1910.

President Davenport Realty Company, Stevenson Realties Company, Orion Development Company, Stevenson-Woodward Company, Pleasant Lake Land Company. Vice-president Woodmere Cemetery Association. An organizer and president several years Great Lakes Tours Association.

Works

  • Author: International Regulation of Fisheries on the High Seas. The Book of the Pearl (with Doctor George Frederick Kunz), 1908. Preservation of Fishery Products.

    Foreign Fishery Trade. The Shad Fisheries

  • Fishery Legislation. Oyster Industries

  • Fishery Products in Arts and Industries.

    And numerous other reports and articles related to fisheries.

Membership

Member of NRA Code Committee, 1933. An organizer and director Detroit Zoöl. Society; member executive council and chairman copyrighted music committee, American Hotel Association.

Member American Bar Association. Club: Detroit. Smithsonian prize at Fourth International Fishery Congress, 1908.

Connections

Married Elizabeth, d. Children: (Charles) Hugh, Richard H., Mary.

father:
Hugh Saunders Stevenson

mother:
Jane Catharine (Bailey) Stevenson

spouse:
Elizabeth

children:
(Charles) Hugh Stevenson

Richard H. Stevenson

Mary Stevenson