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Lawyer

James Stevenson Ewing, American lawyer.

Background

Ewing, James Stevenson was born on July 19, 1835 in McLean County, Illinois, United States. Son of John W. and Maria M. (Stevenson) Ewing.

Education

Educated Illinois Wesleyan College. Graduate Centre College, Danville, Kentucky, 1858. Read law in office of John C. Bullitt, Philadelphia.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1859, and entered practice at Bloomington, with Adlai E. Stevenson, as Stevenson & Ewing. United States minister to Belgium, 1893-1897.

Connections

Married Katherine Spencer, June 28, 1866.

father:
John W. Ewing

mother:
Maria M. (Stevenson) Ewing

spouse:
Katherine Spencer