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Lawyer

James Alexander Gibson, American lawyer. member Supreme Court Commn; member Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.

Background

Gibson, James Alexander was born on August 21, 1852 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary (Berry) Gibson.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Admitted to California bar, 1879, and began practice in San Bernardino. Judge Superior Court of San Bernardino Company, 1885-1889. Member Supreme Court Commission, 1889-1891.

Practiced in San Diego, 1891-1897, then in Los Angeles: member Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. Home: Los Angeles, Calif.

Membership

Member Supreme Court Commn. Member Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.

Connections

Married Sarah Waterman, June 21, 1882 (died 1888). Married second, Gertrude Van Norman, July 18, 1894.

father:
Thomas Gibson

mother:
Mary (Berry) Gibson

spouses:
Sarah Waterman

Gertrude Van Norman