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Lawyer

Frank Walker Stevens, American lawyer. member Board of Education, Jamestown, 1891-1897, 1907; member Water Board, Jamestown, 1903-1907.

Background

Stevens, Frank Walker was born on December 16, 1847 in Leon, New York, United States. Son of Daniel S. and Catharine Elizabeth (Hurty) Stevens.

Education

Education common schools, Randolph Academy, private tutelage. Harvard Law School, 1870-1871.

Career

1 daughter, Margaret Katharine (Mistress John R. Sackrider). Admitted to New York bar, 1871. In general practice at Jamestown, New York, 1882-1907.

Chairman Public Service Commission, 2d District New York, July 1, 1907-May 2, 1913. General valuation counsel for all New York Central Lines, 1913-1924. Now consultant valuation counsel, same.

District attorney, Cattaraugus Company, 1878-1883. Member Board of Education, Jamestown, 1891-1897, 1907. Member Water Board, Jamestown, 1903-1907.

Author: The Beginnings of the New York Central Railroad, 1926. Home: Jamestown, New York.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Beginnings of the New York Central Railroad, 1926.

Membership

Member Board of Education, Jamestown, 1891-1897, 1907. Member Water Board, Jamestown, 1903-1907.

Connections

Married Mary B. Miller, May 12, 1874.

father:
Daniel S. Stevens

mother:
Catharine Elizabeth (Hurty) Stevens

spouse:
Mary B. Miller