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Lawyer

Francis Nehemiah Bangs, American lawyer.

Background

Bangs, Francis Nehemiah was born on February 23, 1828 in New York City. Son of Review Nathan and Mary (Bolton) Bangs.

Education

Graduated from College City New York, 1845. Attended Yale Law School, 1845-circa 1848.

Career

1 son, John Kendrick. Admitted to New York City bar, 1850. Specialist in commercial and bankruptcy law.

Prominent in investigation of Tweed Ring, 1871, 72. Instrumental in removal several corrupt judges on New York State and New York City bench. Later active in railway and corporation cases.

President New York City Bar Association, 1882-1883. A founder Union League Club, New York City.

Connections

Married Frances Bull, March 12, 1855. Married second, Mary Batcheller.

father:
Review Nathan Bangs

mother:
Mary (Bolton) Bangs

spouses:
Frances Bull

Mary Batcheller