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Francis E. Dana, American lawyer. member Board of Edn.

Background

Dana, Francis E. was born on January 21, 1836 in Brooklyn. Son of Alexander H. and Augusta C. (Radcliff) Dana.

Education

Graduate Columbia Grammar School, New York, 1852.

Career

Review William Ives Budington, of Brooklyn, October 7, 1869 (she died March 29, 1897). Admitted to bar, 1858, and then in practice at Brooklyn. Admitted to bar, Supreme Court of the United States Court, March 7, 1873.

In partnership with Freeman Clarkson from April, 1871, in firm of Dana & Clarkson. Has won many important cases in New York Court of Appeals. Was 7 years member Board of Education of Brooklyn (6 years chairman law committee), and has served on Board of Health of Summit, New Jersey.

Membership

Member Board of Edn.

Connections

Married Julia, d.

father:
Alexander H. Dana

mother:
Augusta C. (Radcliff) Dana

spouse:
Julia