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James Schouler, American lawyer, author.

Background

Schouler, James was born on March 20, 1839 in Arlington, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William and Frances (Warren) Schouler.

Education

Brother of John S.; Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1859’ Doctor of Laws, National University, 1891, Johns Hopkins, 1902.

Career

Admitted to Massachusetts bar, 1862, Supreme Court of the United States, 1867. Non-resident professor of law, National U., Washington 1888-1908. Professor of law Boston University, 1882-1902.

Lecturer Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, 1891-1908. President American History Association, 1897. American Academy Political and Social Science, National Institute Arts and Letters.

Author: The Law of Domestic Relations. The Law of Bailments. The Law of Personal Property.

The Law of Husband and Wife. Law of Executors and Administrators. Law of Wills, 1900; Life of Thomas Jefferson.

Historical Briefs; History of the United States (1783-1877), 7 vols., 1913. Alexander Hamilton, 1901. Eighty Years of Union, 1904.

Americans of 1776, 1905. Ideals of the Republic, 1908. Also various magazine articles, etc.

Home: Intervale, N.H.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Law of Domestic Relations. The Law of Bailments. The Law of Personal Property.

      The Law of Husband and Wife. Law of Executors and Administrators. Law of Wills, 1900

    • Life of Thomas Jefferson.

      Historical Briefs

    • History of the United States (1783-1877), 7 vols., 1913. Alexander Hamilton, 1901. Eighty Years of Union, 1904.

      Americans of 1776, 1905. Ideals of the Republic, 1908. Also various magazine articles, etc.

Connections

Married Emily F. Cochran, December 14, 1870 (died 1904).

father:
William Schouler

mother:
Frances (Warren) Schouler

spouse:
Emily F. Cochran