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Lawyer

Charles Shearer Keyser, American lawyer.

Background

Keyser, Charles Shearer was born on June 18, 1825 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph and Susan (Shearer) Keyser.

Education

Graduate University of Pennsylvania, 1845, A.M. Studied law (Doctor of Laws conferred by Archbishop Wood).

Career

Was prominently identified with the establishment of Fairmount Park and the preservation of Independence Hall. In legal practice, 1848. Author: Fairmount Park, 1871-1875.

Penn’s Treaty, 1882; The Keyser Family, 1889. Independence Hall, 1895. The Liberty Bell, 1901.

Residence: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Deceased.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Fairmount Park, 1871-1875. Penn’s Treaty, 1882

    • The Keyser Family, 1889. Independence Hall, 1895.

      The Liberty Bell, 1901. Residence: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Deceased.

Connections

Married Sophronia McKay Norris (deceased).

father:
Joseph Keyser

mother:
Susan (Shearer) Keyser

spouse:
Sophronia McKay Norris