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John Henry Denison, American judge.

Background

Denison, John Henry was born on July 15, 1855 in Royalton, Vermont, United States. Son of Dudley Chase and Eunice (Dunbar) Denison.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Vermont, 1877, Doctor of Laws, 1920. Studied law, Harvard, 1879-1880.

Career

Began practice in Vermont, 1879. Moved to Denver, Colorado, 1881. Lecturer Law School, University of Colorado, 1899-1903.

Professor of law, University of Denver, 1900. Judge District Court of Denver, 1913-1918. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Colorado, 1919-1927, chief justice, 1928.

Connections

Married Agnes Hawley, October 22, 1884.

father:
Dudley Chase Denison

mother:
Eunice (Dunbar) Denison

spouse:
Agnes Hawley