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Lawyer

John Cadwalader, American lawyer.

Background

Cadwalader, John was born on June 27, 1843 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Judge John and Henrietta Maria (Bancker) Cadwalader.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1862, A.M., 1865 (Doctor of Laws, same, 1912).

Career

Admitted to bar, 1864 and began practice at Philadelphia. Manager and president Pennsylvania Institution for the Blind, since 1870. President Baltimore & Philadelphia Steamboat Company Director public schools, 1875-1885.

Collector, port of Philadelphia, 1885-1889. Jury commissioner United States Circuit Court.

Connections

Married Mary Helen Fisher, April.

father:
Judge John Cadwalader

mother:
Henrietta Maria (Bancker) Cadwalader

spouse:
Mary Helen Fisher