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Joseph Arthur Burr, American judge.

Background

Burr, Joseph Arthur was born on September 11, 1850 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Arthur and Harriet (Nash) Burr.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1871. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1873.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1874. Corporation counsel of City of Brooklyn from January 1, 1896, until Brooklyn was consolidated with New York. Justice Supreme Court of the New York, December since 1904.

Judge Appellate Division, January since 1909. Term expires December 31, 1918.

Connections

Married Ella A. Dawson, October 22, 1874.

father:
Joseph Arthur Burr

mother:
Harriet (Nash) Burr

spouse:
Ella A. Dawson