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Judson Newell Cross, American lawyer. member Minneapolis board park commrs; member United States board immigration commrs.

Background

Cross, Judson Newell was born on January 16, 1838 in Philadelphia, Jefferson Company, New York, United States. Son of Review Gorham and Sophia (Murdock) Cross.

Education

Studied and taught in Oberlin College, 1855-1861. Students who formed Co. Graduate Albany Law School, 1866.

Career

Practiced law, Lyons, Iowa, 1866-1875. Mayor Lyons, 1871; practiced at Minneapolis, since 1875. City attorney, 1883-1887.

Member Minneapolis board park commissioner, 1883. Member United States board immigration commissioner sent to Europe by United States Government, 1891.

Membership

Member Minneapolis board park commrs. Member United States board immigration commrs.

Connections

father:
Review Gorham Cross

mother:
Sophia (Murdock) Cross