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Lawyer

Hampton Lawrence Carson, American lawyer. Member Commission to Revise Constitution of Pennsylvania, 1920.

Background

Carson, Hampton Lawrence was born on February 21, 1852 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph (Doctor of Medicine and Mary (Hollingsworth) C.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1871, A.M., Bachelor of Laws, 1874. Doctor of Laws, Lafayette, 1898, Western University of Pennsylvania, 1904, University of Pennsylvania, 1906. Admitted to bar, April 1874.

Career

Professor law, University of Pennsylvania, 1895-1901. Attorney general of Pennsylvania, 1903-1907.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Law of Criminal Conspiracies as Found in American Cases. History of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Promulgation of the Constitution of the United States (2 vols.). History of the Supreme Court of the United States.

Membership

Member Commission to Revise Constitution of Pennsylvania, 1920.

Connections

Married Anna Lea Baker, April.

father:
Joseph Carson

spouse:
Anna Lea Baker