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Lawyer

Henry S. Fraser, American lawyer. Bar: New York State bar 1927, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar 1930. Member American Law Institute (life), American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (Fifty-Year Lawyer award 1986), Onondaga County Bar Association (Distinguished Lawyer award 1980), New York City Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Phi.

Background

Fraser, Henry S. was born on July 11, 1900 in Oswego, New York, United States. Son of Hector A. and Minnie (Salmon) Fraser.

Education

Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania (Bachelor of Arts, 1922). Cornell Law School, Ithaca, New York (Juris Doctor, 1926).

Career

Worked at Coulter, Fraser, Bolton, Bird & Ventre. Admitted to the bar, 1927, New York. 1930, United States. Supreme Court.

Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Theta Phi. Member, 1938-1970 and Chairman, 1948-1970, New York State Commission on Uniform State Laws. Director of Research at New York State Constitutional Convention, 1938.

Chief Counsel, United States. Senate Petroleum Resources Special Committee, 1945-1947. Recipient: Distinguished Lawyer Award, Onondaga County Bar Association, 1980.

Fifty-Year Lawyer Award, New York State Bar Association, 1986. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Onondaga County (Director, 1976-1979), New York State and American Bar Associations.

American Judicature Society. American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. American Law Institute (Life Member).

Achievements

  • Bar: New York State bar 1927, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar 1930.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author various legal publications and United States Senate Documents.

Membership

Member American Law Institute (life), American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (Fifty-Year Lawyer award 1986), Onondaga County Bar Association (Distinguished Lawyer award 1980), New York City Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Phi. Clubs: Century. Lodges: Rotary.

Connections

Married Myrtle Gosse, June 15, 1937. Children: Bruce, Rosene, Roger.

father:
Hector A. Fraser

mother:
Minnie (Salmon) Fraser

spouse:
Myrtle Gosse

child:
Rosene Fraser

child:
Roger Fraser

child:
Bruce Fraser