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Lawyer

John Henry Bissell, American lawyer. Member Michigan Fish Commission, 1883-1889.

Background

Bissell, John Henry was born on February 22, 1846 in Lyons, New York, United States. Son of Rt. Review William Henry Augustus and Martha Cotton (Moulton) Bissell.

Education

Educated Hobart College class of 1867 (honorary Master of Arts, 1879).

Career

Admitted to Vermont bar, 1870. In practice at Detroit, since 1872. Director Ideal Manufacturing Company (treasurer), Edison Illuminating Company (Detroit), Peninsular Elec.

Light Company.

Membership

Member Michigan Fish Commission, 1883-1889.

Connections

Married Annie A. Soverhill, June 30, 1869.

father:
Rt. Review William Henry Augustus Bissell

mother:
Martha Cotton (Moulton) Bissell

spouse:
Annie A. Soverhill