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Lawyer

Rogers Levering Burnett, American lawyer. Member National Guard of Pennsylvania, 1882-1886, resigned as captain.

Background

Burnett, Rogers Levering was born on October 25, 1856 in at Stroudsburg, Monroe Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charlton and Jane Caroline (Levering) Burnett.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1878.

Career

Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1882, and practiced in Stroudsburg. District attorney, Monroe Company, 1884-1890. Member Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1899-1902.

United State Attorneys, Middle District of Pennsylvania, by appointment of President Wilson since January 1, 1914.

Membership

Member National Guard of Pennsylvania, 1882-1886, resigned as captain.

Connections

Married Leonoro Miller Pritchard, Boston (Newton Highlands), Massachusetts, June 15, 1910.

father:
Charlton Burnett

mother:
Jane Caroline (Levering) Burnett

spouse:
Leonoro Miller Pritchard