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Lawyer

Theron George Strong, American lawyer. Member Board of Trustees New York Presbytery; member of the board of directors New York Juvenile Asylum, Legal Aid Society, New York Bible Society.

Background

Strong, Theron George was born on August 14, 1846 in Palmyra, New York, United States. Son of Theron Rudd and Cornelia (Barnes) Strong.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Rochester, 1868. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1870.

Career

Began practice in New York City, 1870. Extensive practice in cases on appeal, in state and federal courts, and Supreme Court of the United States. Frequently served by appointment of court on public commissions, also as referee, and on coms. to pass upon character of applicants for admission to the bar.

Republican condidate for judge, 1884, 85. Member Republican County Committee, New York County.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Landmarks of a Lawyer’s Lifetime, 1914. Joseph H. Choate, New Englander, New Yorker, Lawyer, Ambassador, 1917.

Membership

Member Board of Trustees New York Presbytery. Member of the board of directors New York Juvenile Asylum, Legal Aid Society, New York Bible Society.

Connections

Married Martha Howard Prentice, June 4, 1878.

father:
Theron Rudd Strong

mother:
Cornelia (Barnes) Strong

spouse:
Martha Howard Prentice