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John Crawford Crosby

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John C. CROSBY, Judge, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.

Background

Crosby, John Crawford was born on June 15, 1859 in Sheffield, Massachusetts, United States. Son of John and Margaret (Crawford) Crosby.

Education

Educated Public school and business college. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University School of Law, 1882. Doctor of Laws, Williams College, 1929, Boston University, 1932.

Career

Admitted to Massachusetts bar, 1882, and practiced, Pittsfield. Member Massachusetts House of Representatives, 1886-1887, Senate, 1888-1889. Member 52d Congress (1891-1893).

Mayor of Pittsfield, 1894-1895. Justice Superior Court of Massachusetts, 1905-1913. Justice Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1913-1937.

Director Agricultural National Bank, Berkshire Life Insurance Company, Berkshire Mutual Fire Insurance Company.

Membership

Member, Massachusetts House oi Representative, 1886-1887. Member, Massachusetts Senate, 1888-1889. Member, 57 United States Congress, 1890.

Mayor, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1894-1895. Judge, Superior Court, 1905-1913. Judge, Supreme Judicial Court, Massachusetts, 1913.

Member of Massachusetts State and Berkshire Bar Associations Clubs: Park (Pittsfield), Union, University, St. Botolph (Boston).

  • Member, Massachusetts House oi Representative, 1886-1887. Member, Massachusetts Senate, 1888-1889. Member, 57 United States Congress, 1890. Mayor, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1894-1895. Judge, Superior Court, 1905-1913. Judge, Supreme Judicial Court, Massachusetts, 1913. Member of Massachusetts State and Berkshire Bar Associations Clubs: Park (Pittsfield), Union, University, St. Botolph (Boston).

Connections

Married Henrietta Richards, of New London, Connecticut, February 4, 1897.

father:
John Crosby

mother:
Margaret (Crawford) Crosby

spouse:
Henrietta Richards