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Lawyer

Charles Warren Clifford, American lawyer. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Clifford, Charles Warren was born on August 19, 1844 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John H. and Sarah Parker (Allen) Clifford.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1865, A.M., 1868. Studied law with Judge Edmund H. Bennett, Taunton, 1865-1867. Harvard Law school and John C. Dodge, Boston, 1867-1868.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1868. Commissioner on revision of judiciary system of Massachusetts, 1876. Civil service commissioner of Massachusetts, 1884-1888.

Commissioner revision of statutes of Massachusetts, 1898-1901. United States commissioner. Commissioner on revision of Building Laws, 1904.

President St. Luke’s Hospital, New Bedford.

Membership

Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences.

Connections

Married Frances L. Wood, May 5, 1869 (died 1872). Married second, Wilhelmina H. Crapo, March 15, 1876 (died 1909).

father:
John H. Clifford

mother:
Sarah Parker (Allen) Clifford

spouses:
Frances L. Wood

Wilhelmina H. Crapo