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Mayer Sulzberger, German judge.

Background

Sulzberger, Mayer was born on June 22, 1843 in Heidelsheim, Baden. Son of Abraham and Sophia Sulzberger.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Central High School, Philadelphia, 1859, A.M., 1864. Doctor of Laws, Jefferson Medical College, 1896, and Temple University, Philadelphia, 1916. Doctor of Humane Letters, Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1913.

Unmarried.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1865. Practiced at Philadelphia, 1865-1895. Judge Court of Common Pleas, 1895-1916, presiding judge, 1902-1916.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor of The Occident, a monthly magazine for Jewish knowledge, 1868-1869. Author: Am ha-Aretz (the Ancient Hebrew Parliament), 1909. The Polity of the Ancient Hebrews, 1912.

      The Ancient Hebrew Law of Homicide, 1915.

Connections

father:
Abraham Sulzberger

mother:
Sophia Sulzberger