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lawyer

Russell Parker Goodwin, American lawyer. member of the board of edn.

Background

Goodwin, Russell Parker was born on December 24, 1851 in Du Page County, Illinois, United States. Son of Jeremiah and Mary D. (Sedgwick) Goodwin.

Education

Educated Jennings Seminary, Aurora, Illinois.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1876. Public administrator, Kane County, Illinois, 1878-1891. City attorney, Aurora, 1886-1889.

Member of the board of education, Aurora, 1887-1893. Judge city courts of Aurora and Elgin, 1891-1903. Presided over courts in Chicago at frequent intervals, 1898-1903.

Assistant attorney general for Physician organization Department, 1904-1913.

Membership

Member of the board of edn.

Connections

Married Nellia A. Ames, August 1890.

father:
Jeremiah Goodwin

mother:
Mary D. (Sedgwick) Goodwin

spouse:
Nellia A. Ames