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Henry J. Bean, American judge. member Oregon House of Representatives, 1889; Mason.

Background

Bean, Henry J. was born on November 13, 1853 in Bethel, Maine, United States. Son of Timothy and Elizabeth E. (Swift) Bean.

Education

Academic education in Maine. Read law with Honorary Enoch Foster, Bethel, Maine.

Career

City attorney, Pendleton, Oregon, 1883-1884. Recorder, 1885-1886; member Oregon House of Representatives, 1889. District attorney, 6th District, Oregon, 1896-1900.

Company judge, Unadilla Company, 1904-1906. Judge Circuit Court, 6th District, 1906-1910. Justice Supreme Court, Oregon, since 1911, for term expiring.

1944, chief justice, 1930-1932, and 1937-1938.

Membership

Member Oregon House of Representatives, 1889.

Connections

Married Mattie E. Magahey, June 8, 1886. Children: Grace, Hawley J. Admitted to bar, 1881.

father:
Timothy Bean

mother:
Elizabeth E. (Swift) Bean

spouse:
Mattie E. Magahey

child:
Grace Bean

child:
Hawley J. Admitted to bar Bean

child:
1881 Bean