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James Irwin Brownson, American judge.

Background

Brownson, James Irwin was born on January 25, 1856 in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of (Review) James Irwin and Eleanor McCullough (Acheson) Brownson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Jefferson College, 1875, Doctor of Laws, 1935. Unmarried.

Career

Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1878. In practice at Washington, Pennsylvania, 1878-1918. Judge Court of Common Pleas of Pennsylvania, since 1918, president judge, since 1922.

President Community Chest of Washington, Pennsylvania. President of the board of trustees Washington and Jefferson College. Trustee Pennsylvania Training School, 1921-1935.

Local representative National Council of Boy Scouts of America.

Connections

father:
(Review) James Irwin Brownson

mother:
Eleanor McCullough (Acheson) Brownson