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Lawyer

Hiram Lewis Gear, American lawyer. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Gear, Hiram Lewis was born on December 1, 1842 in Marietta, Ohio, United States. Son of Review Hiram and Jerusha (Sage) Gear.

Education

Graduate Marietta College, 1862, A.M. Tutor Marietta College, 1862-1863.

Career

Admitted to bar, December, 1863, Supreme Court of the United States, 1886. In Baptist ministry, 1873-1882. Assistant reporter Supreme Court Decisions of California, since 1889, and of Decisions of District Court of Appeal since 1905.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Relation of Baptism to the Lord’s Supper, 1876. Index-Digest of California Reports, 1887. Vol. III, California Digest, 1887.

      Law of Landlord and Tenant, 1888. Contributor philosophical, theological and political articles for mags. and journals, and legal articles for an encyclopedia.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Cornelia Van Clief, July 5, 1863.

father:
Review Hiram Gear

mother:
Jerusha (Sage) Gear

spouse:
Cornelia Van Clief