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legal educator

Samuel Moodie Hesson, American legal educator. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hesson, Samuel Moodie was born on October 2, 1906 in Watervliet, New York, United States. Son of Neil and Elizabeth (Moodie) Hesson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Union College, Schenectady, 1927, Doctor of Laws, 1965. Bachelor of Laws, Albany Law School, 1931. Master of Laws, Columbia, 1939.

Career

1 daughter, Milda E. (Mistress Nelson Enos). Admitted to New York bar, 1931. Practice in Schenectady, 1931-1935.

Professor of law Albany Law School, 1935-1964, dean, 1964. Consultant New York State Judicial Council, 1940-1955, New York State Law Revision Commission, 1940. Vice-president, director Schenectady Savings and Loan Association Delaware New York Constitutional Convention, 1967.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Dorothy Miller Betts, January 25, 1933.

father:
Neil Hesson

mother:
Elizabeth (Moodie) Hesson

spouse:
Dorothy Miller Betts