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Lawyer

Henry Parkhurst Wells, American lawyer.

Background

Wells, Henry Parkhurst was born on September 14, 1842 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Doctor Phineas P. and Catherine J. (French) Wells.

Education

A.M., Amherst. 1863; served, 1863-1865, in 13th New York artillery most of time as 2d and First lieutenant, in naval brigade on waters and shores of Virginia and North Carolina.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, May 12, 1869. To bar of Supreme Court of the United States Court, October 22, 1883. Unmarried.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Fly Rods and Fly Tackle. The American Salmon Fisherman. City Boys in the Woods.

      Many newspaper and magazine articles.

Connections

father:
Doctor Phineas P. Wells

mother:
Catherine J. (French) Wells