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Stephen Mortimer Coon, American lawyer. Member local board Oswego State Normal Training School, since 1887; member board of managers St. Lawrence Eastern State Hospital for Insane, Ogdensburg, New York, since 1902(president).

Background

Coon, Stephen Mortimer was born on April 18, 1845 in Hastings, New York, United States. Son of Stephen D. and Sarah (Haight) Coon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Rochester, 1870, A.M., 1873. Bachelor of Laws, Hamilton College, 1873.

Career

Principal academic, Mexico, New York, 1872-1874. Admitted to bar, 1873, and entered practice at Oswego, New York. Treasurer Oswego Canal Company, Oswego Dock & Land Company.

Trustee Oswego Company Savings Bank. Lecturer international law. Syracuse University, since 1898.

Assistant district attorney Oswego Company, 1877-1878. Corporate Counsel and attorney for city of Oswego, 1879-1882. Special United States district attorney Northern District New York, 1880.

Member of New York Assembly, 1888-1889.

Membership

Member local board Oswego State Normal Training School, since 1887. Member board of managers St. Lawrence Eastern State Hospital for Insane, Ogdensburg, New York, since 1902(president).

Connections

Married Mary F. Colt, November 23, 1870.

father:
Stephen D. Coon

mother:
Sarah (Haight) Coon

spouse:
Mary F. Colt