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James E. Morrisette Edit Profile

army officer (retired).

James E. Morrisette, American army officer (retired). Served with First Officers Training Camp, Fort McPherson, Georgia, May-August, 1917; Member Alpha Tau Omega, Phi Beta Kappa.; Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Background

Morrisette, James E. was born on January 17, 1886 in Newbern, Alabama, United States. Son of Francis Strother and Buena Vista (Welch) Morrisette.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Alabama, 1906, Bachelor of Laws, 1911. Student Southwestern Presbyterian U., Clarksville, Tennessee, 1902-1903, Columbia University, 1916.

Career

1 stepson, Daniel W. Abercrombie. Admitted to bar, 1911. Practiced law as member firm Clarkson & Morrisette, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 1911-1917, also instructor, later professor of evidence and real property, law schools, University of Alabama.

Membership

Served with First Officers Training Camp, Fort McPherson, Georgia, May-August, 1917. Member Alpha Tau Omega, Phi Beta Kappa. Club: Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Eleanor W. Abercrombie, May 2, 1931.

father:
Francis Strother Morrisette

mother:
Buena Vista (Welch) Morrisette

spouse:
Eleanor W. Abercrombie