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Lawyer

Robert William Bascom, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1934, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1940. Member of Washington County Bar Association (president 1950-1951), New York Bar Association, Elks, Masons.

Background

Bascom, Robert William was born on July 15, 1909 in Fort Edward, New York, United States. Son of Wyman Samuel and Esther Louise (Cowles) Bascom.

Education

AB, Union College, 1930. Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 1933.

Career

Sole practice, Fort Edward, New York, 1934—1943, 1946—1965, Hudson Falls, since 1975. Judge Surrogate's Court Washington County, 1953—1974. Justice Supreme Court, 4th Judicial District New York, 1974.

Captain United States Army, 1943-1946, PTO.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1934, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1940.

Membership

Member of Washington County Bar Association (president 1950-1951), New York Bar Association, Elks, Masons.

Connections

Married Janet Marie Bascom, June 18, 1938 (divorced 1947). Children: Linda Bascom Pitsos, Deborah Bascom Eberhart.

father:
Wyman Samuel Bascom

mother:
Esther Louise (Cowles) Bascom

spouse:
Janet Marie Bascom

child:
Linda Bascom Pitsos Bascom

child:
Deborah Bascom Eberhart Bascom