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Lawyer

John William Sterling, lawyer. Member firm Shearman & Sterling.

Background

Sterling, John William was born in May 1844. Son of Captain John William and Catherine Tomlinson (Plant) Sterling.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1864, A.M., 1869. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1867. (Doctor of Laws, Yale, 1893).

Unmarried. Director National City Bank, Bond & Mortgage Guarantee Company, Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Railway, Consolidated, New Amsterdam, Standard, Northern Union and Central Union gas companies, Northern Westchester Lighting Company, Peekskill Lighting & Railroad Company, etc. Trustee New York Trust Company.

Career

Director National.

Membership

Member firm Shearman & Sterling.

Connections

father:
Captain John William Sterling

mother:
Catherine Tomlinson (Plant) Sterling