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George Brooks Young, American lawyer. member of law firm Young & Lighther.

Background

Young, George Brooks was born on July 25, 1840 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of late Review Doctor Alexander and Caroline (James) Y.

Education

Early education Boston public schools. Graduated from Harvard, 1860, Harvard Law School, 1863. Admitted ltd to bar, 1864.

Career

Went to Minnesota, 1870, and engaged in practice. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Minnesota, April 1874-January 1875, to fill vacancy. Supreme Court reporter, 1875-1892.

Prepared vols. 21 to 47, Minnesota reports. Lecturer on conflict of laws, University of Minnesota Law School, several years. Member of law firm Young & Lighther.

Home: St. Paul, Minn.

Membership

Member of law firm Young & Lighther.

Connections

Married Ellen Fellows, September 28, 1870 (died 1905).

spouse:
Ellen Fellows