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Lawyer

Francis Asbury Sampson, American lawyer. Mason.

Background

Sampson, Francis Asbury was born on February 6, 1842 in Harrison Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Francis and Margaret Griffith (Evans) Sampson.

Education

Brother of Archibald J. S. Bachelor of Arts, College City of New York, 1865, A.M., 1868. Bachelor of Laws, New York University, 1868.

Career

Vice president. Missouri Trust Company, Sedalia, 20 years, until consolidated with Missouri Trust Company, St. Louis. Secretary and librarian, State History Society of Missouri, 1901-1915, bibliographer, since 1915.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Missouri History Review.

Religion

It is vital to meet and worship with other Christians in order to grow in the Christian life and to understand what is God's will for people and for their communities.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Mistress.

father:
Francis Sampson

mother:
Margaret Griffith (Evans) Sampson

spouse:
Mistress