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Edwin Holland Terrell

lawyer , diplomat

Edwin Holland Terrell, American lawyer, diplomat. Member Republican State Executive committee, Texas, 1894-1900, American minister to Belgium, 1889-1893; member Commission Technique to revise Berlin treaty of 1885 under “General Act of Brussels,” 1891; Mason.

Background

Terrell, Edwin Holland was born on November 21, 1848 in Brookville, Indiana, United States. Son of Review Williamson and Martha (Jarrell) Terrell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts (valedictorian), De-Pauw, 1871, A.M., 1874. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1873. Studied in Europe, 1873-1874.

(Doctor of Laws, DePauw, 1892), practiced law, Indianapolis, 1874-1877. Removed to San Antonio, Texas, 1877.

Career

2d, Lois Lasater, February 7, 1895.

Membership

Member Republican State Executive committee, Texas, 1894-1900, American minister to Belgium, 1889-1893. Member Commission Technique to revise Berlin treaty of 1885 under “General Act of Brussels,” 1891.

Connections

Married Mary Maverick, August 17, 1874 (died 1891).

father:
Review Williamson Terrell

mother:
Martha (Jarrell) Terrell

spouse:
Mary Maverick