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Lawyer

James Arthur Roberts, American lawyer. Member New York Assembly, 1879-1880; member Buffalo Park Commission, 1891-1893; Mason.

Background

Roberts, James Arthur was born on March 8, 1847 in York Company, Maine, United States. Son of Jeremiah and Alma (Roberts) Roberts.

Education

Served in 7th Maine Battery, 1864-1865. Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin, 1870, A.M., 1873 (Doctor of Laws, 1898).

Career

Admitted to bar, 1875. Practiced at Buffalo, 1875-1894, New York, since 1902.

Membership

Member New York Assembly, 1879-1880. Member Buffalo Park Commission, 1891-1893.

Connections

Married Minnie Pineo, June 1, 1871. Married second, Martha Dresser, December 11, 1884.

father:
Jeremiah Roberts

mother:
Alma (Roberts) Roberts

spouses:
Martha Dresser

Minnie Pineo