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Lawyer

Robert Curtis Ogden, American lawyer. Member firm of John Wanamaker, 1885-1907, retired April 1, 1907.; Member State Johnstown Flood Relief Commission, Pennsylvania, 1889; member Taft’s Commission to Liberia, 1909, but declined. Honorary; member Clio Society, Princeton.

Background

Ogden, Robert Curtis was born on June 20, 1836 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jonathan and Abigail (Murphey) Ogden.

Education

Educated in select school, Philadelphia. (Master of Arts, Yale, 1902. Doctor of Laws, Tulane, 1903.

Doctor of Humane Letters, Union College, New York, 1909).

Career

Member firm of John Wanamaker, 1885-1907, retired April 1, 1907.

Membership

Member firm of John Wanamaker, 1885-1907, retired April 1, 1907. Member State Johnstown Flood Relief Commission, Pennsylvania, 1889. Member Taft’s Commission to Liberia, 1909, but declined.

Honorary; member Clio Society, Princeton.

Connections

Married Ellen Elizabeth Lewis, March 1, 1860 (died 1909).

father:
Jonathan Ogden

mother:
Abigail (Murphey) Ogden

spouse:
Ellen Elizabeth Lewis