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Lawyer

Joshua Francis Fisher, American lawyer. Member History Society of Pennsylvania, 1828-1865.

Background

Fisher, Joshua Francis was born on February 17, 1807 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joshua and Elizabeth Powel (Francis) Fisher.

Education

Graduated from Harvard, 1825. Studied law under Joseph R. Ingersoll.

Career

Member History Society of Pennsylvania, 1828-1865. Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1829. Attache United States legation, France, 1829.

A founder Pennsylvania Institute for the Instruction of the Blind, Philadelphia Author: Concessions and Compromises, 1860. The Degradation of Our Representative System and Its Reform, 1863. Reform in Our Municipal Elections, 1866.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Concessions and Compromises, 1860. The Degradation of Our Representative System and Its Reform, 1863. Reform in Our Municipal Elections, 1866.

Membership

Member History Society of Pennsylvania, 1828-1865.

Connections

Married Eliza Middleton, March 1837.

father:
Joshua Fisher

mother:
Elizabeth Powel (Francis) Fisher

spouse:
Eliza Middleton