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James Meacham Gifford, American lawyer. member Gifford, Woody, Carter & Hays.

Background

Gifford, James Meacham was born on March 19, 1856 in Monkton, Vermont, United States. Son of Henry Oscar and Avis Josephine (Eaton) Gifford.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1877. A.M., Syracuse University, 1880. Teacher, Mechanicsville (New York) Academy, 1877-1878.

Principal Mexico Academy, 1878-1881. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1883. (Doctor of Laws, Middlebury, 1897).

Career

In practice at New York, since 1883. Instructor Columbia Law School, 1883-1886. Now senior member Gifford, Woody, Carter & Hays.

Director DeHaven Razor Corporation, North American Clay Company Trustee Middlebury College, since 1900. Home: New York, New York.

Membership

Member Gifford, Woody, Carter & Hays.

Connections

Married Harriet R. Brangan, June 28, 1883.

father:
Henry Oscar Gifford

mother:
Avis Josephine (Eaton) Gifford

spouse:
Harriet R. Brangan