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Loran Ludowick Lewis, American lawyer.

Background

Lewis, Loran Ludowick was born on May 9, 1825 in Cayuga Company, New York, United States. Son of John C. and Delecta (Barbour) Lewis.

Education

Educated district and private schools, later teaching and studying law, married Charlotte E. Piersion, June 1, 1852.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1848. Practiced in Buffalo. Identified with many important cases.

State senator, 1869-1873. Justice Supreme Court of the New York, 1883-1897. Retired from bench and associated with his two sons as counsel (firm Lewis & Lewis).

Connections

father:
John C. Lewis

mother:
Delecta (Barbour) Lewis