Isaac Lawrence, British lawyer. member Palestine Commandery of New York.
Lawrence, Isaac was born on July 6, 1828 in in American Legation, London (where his father was charge d’affaires). Son of William Beach and Esther R. (Gracie) Lawrence.
Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1847, A.M., 1850. Student Harvard Law School, class of ’48.
Nicholas Gwynn, November 1, 1883. Associate editor United States Democratic Review, 1856-1859, National Democratic Review, 1860. Delegate Democratic National Convention, Rhode Island, 1864.
United States consular agent at Cobourg, 1862, at Port Hope, Canada, 1872-1876. Democratic candidate for government of Rhode Island, 1878, for 47th Congress, 1880. Lecturer on diplomacy before United States Biographical Society, etc.
Editor Lawrence’s Wheaton on International Law. Worshipful Master St. John’s Lodge F. and A.M., Newport, Rhode Island, 1877. Honorary member Palestine Commandery of New New York Author: Life of W. B. Lawrence, Governor of Rhode Island, 1895.
President American Tariff Reform League, 1912-1916. Address: New York, New York.