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David Solis Cohen, American lawyer. member firm Bernstein & Cohen. Commissioner charities and corrections, Oregon, 1890-1802.

Background

Cohen, David Solis was born in September 1852 in at Philadelphia. Son of Myer David and Judith Simirah (da Silva Solis) Cohen.

Education

Brother of Jacob (da Silva) Solis and Solomon Solis C. (both. Educated Philadelphia.

Career

Head of firm of Cohen, Davis & Company, wholesale importers and exporters, Portland, Oregon, 1883-1895. In law practice, Portland, since 1895. Member firm Bernstein & Cohen.

Commissioner charities and corrections, Oregon, 1890-1802. Police commissioner, Portland, 1892-1894, 1898-1902. Prominently identified with Ancient Order United Workmen as past grand master Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, and afterward of Oregon (when separated).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to editorial and literature columns of religious, literature and sociological publications in Philadelphia, New York, California and Oregon Author: Daisy Shortcut Papers. The Magic Kiss

    • The Wishing Chair. Prince Sweetpeas

    • Godlieb the Hunchback.

      Plays: Doves and Pigeons. “Blinks” (both written for and produced by late Roland Reed in his early career).

Membership

Member firm Bernstein & Cohen. Commissioner charities and corrections, Oregon, 1890-1802.

Connections

Married Bertha Kahn, of Portland, Oregon, 1892.

father:
Myer David Cohen

mother:
Judith Simirah (da Silva Solis) Cohen

spouse:
Bertha Kahn