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Lawyer

John Bertrand Clayberg, American lawyer.

Background

Clayberg, John Bertrand was born on October 8, 1853 in Cuba, Illinois, United States. Son of George and Elizabeth (Baughman) Clayberg.

Education

Educated Cuba, Illinois. Bachelor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1875.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1875. Employed by Judge Thomas M. Cooley in works on Taxation and Torts, 1874-1876. Moved to Montana, 1884, attorney general Montana, 1889.

Non-resident lecturer on mining law and irrigation, University of Michigan, mining law, Columbia, also School of Mines, Montana. Chief commissioner of the Supreme Court of the Montana, 1903-1905. Honorary dean Law Department, University of Montana, and professor mining law.

Home: San Francisco, California.

Connections

Married Katheryn C. Edwards, September 10, 1878.

father:
George Clayberg

mother:
Elizabeth (Baughman) Clayberg

spouse:
Katheryn C. Edwards