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Lawyer

Samuel Dickson, American lawyer. member Dickson, Beitler & McCouch; member Board City Trusts.

Background

Dickson, Samuel was born on February 2, 1837 in Newburgh, New York, United States. Son of Samuel D. and Maria (Gillespie) Dickson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1855. A.M., 1857, Bachelor of Laws, 1859 (Doctor of Laws, 1906).

Career

Admitted to bar, 1858, and began practice at Philadelphia. Member Dickson, Beitler & McCouch. Director Reading, Lehigh Coal & Navigation, and other companies Trustee University of Pennsylvania, since 1881.

Chancellor Law Association Philadelphia, 1899-1909. Chairman State Board Law Examiners, 1903. Member Board City Trusts.

Manager Wistar Institute Anatomy and Biology. Home: Philadelphia.

Membership

Member Dickson, Beitler & McCouch. Member Board City Trusts.

Connections

Married Fanny Hazard, 1867.

father:
Samuel D. Dickson

mother:
Maria (Gillespie) Dickson

spouse:
Fanny Hazard