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James Jefferson Myers, American lawyer. Member Massachusetts Legislature, 1893-1903 (speaker of House, 1900-1903).

Background

Myers, James Jefferson was born on November 20, 1842 in Frewsburg, New York, United States. Son of Robert and Sabra (Tracy) Myers.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1869, A.M., Bachelor of Laws, 1872.

Career

In practice at Boston, since 1874. President and director Conrey Placer Mining Company, Poor Farm Placer Mining Company, Shaler Water Power Company. Vice-president, director Cambridge Trust Company.

Director Walworth Manufacturing Company.

Membership

Member Massachusetts Legislature, 1893-1903 (speaker of House, 1900-1903).

Connections

father:
Robert Myers

mother:
Sabra (Tracy) Myers