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Lawyer

Manoah Bostic Reese, American lawyer. member Constitutional Convention, 1875; member of law firm Reese, Reese & Stout, Lincoln, since 1915.; member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, New York, 1888.

Background

Reese, Manoah Bostic was born on September 5, 1839 in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States. Son of Simon and Mary Ann (Steidley) Reese.

Education

Educated schools of Illinois and Iowa and 2 years Osceola, Iowa, Seminary.

Career

Removed to Nebraska, 1871. Member Constitutional Convention, 1875. District attorney, 4th Judicial District, Nebraska, 1876-1883.

Judge Supreme Court of the Nebraska, 1883-1890, and 1908-1915 (chief Justice). Member of law firm Reese, Reese & Stout, Lincoln, since 1915.

Membership

Member Constitutional Convention, 1875. Member of law firm Reese, Reese & Stout, Lincoln, since 1915. Member General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, New York, 1888.

Connections

Married Carrie Burrows, January 1, 1862 (died 1901).

father:
Simon Reese

mother:
Mary Ann (Steidley) Reese

spouse:
Carrie Burrows