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Lawyer

Paul F. Coste, American lawyer. member Board of Commissioners, Mullanphy Emigrant Relief Fund, 1894-1897, twice president of board; member 1897-1901, and twice president Board of Education City of St. Louis.; Member Civ. Service Reform Association.

Background

Coste, Paul F. was born on July 18, 1856 in St. Louis. Son of Felix and Pauline (Leussler) Coste.

Education

Educational public schools, St. Louis, to 1866, Washington University Academy, 1866-1871. Washington University, Bachelor of Arts 1875, St. Louis Law School, Bachelor of Laws, 1877.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1877, practice particularly mercantile, insurance and corpn. matters. Republican; was lecturer, St. Louis Law School, 8 years. Member Board of Commissioners, Mullanphy Emigrant Relief Fund, 1894-1897, twice president of board.

Member 1897-1901, and twice president Board of Education City of St. Louis.

Membership

Member Board of Commissioners, Mullanphy Emigrant Relief Fund, 1894-1897, twice president of board. Member 1897-1901, and twice president Board of Education City of St. Louis. Member Civ. Service Reform Association.

Clubs: St. Louis, Hamilton, Republican, Mercantile. Residence: 48 Nicholson Place.

Connections

Married Atchison, Kansas, September 21, 1881, Emma A. Janssen.

father:
Felix Coste

mother:
Pauline (Leussler) Coste

spouse:
Atchison