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Lawyer

James Henry Brewster, American lawyer. Member Detroit Board of Education, 1888-1896.

Background

Brewster, James Henry was born on April 6, 1856 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Son of Review Joseph and Sarah Jane (Bunce) Brewster.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Sheffield Scientific School (Yale), 1877. Bachelor of Laws, Yale, 1879.

Career

Practiced law, Detroit, 1883-1897. Professor conveyancing, law department, University of Michigan, since 1897(leave of absence, since 1910).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Conveyance of Estates in Fee by Deed, 1904.

Membership

Member Detroit Board of Education, 1888-1896.

Connections

Married Frances Stanton, June 28, 1888.

father:
Review Joseph Brewster

mother:
Sarah Jane (Bunce) Brewster

spouse:
Frances Stanton