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Jacob Hay Brown, American judge.

Background

Brown, Jacob Hay was born on September 11, 1849 in York, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Review James A. and Mary E. (Hay) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania College, 1867. Doctor of Laws, Dickinson College, 1901, University of Pennsylvania, 1916.

Career

Practiced law at Lancaster. Pennsylvania; city solicitor, 1874-1876. County solicitor, 1876-1879.

Justice Supreme Court of the Pennsylvania, 1899. Chief justice, 1915-1921, retired, 1921.

Connections

father:
Review James A. Brown

mother:
Mary E. (Hay) Brown