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Lawyer

William Blackstock Rodgers, American lawyer. member commn.

Background

Rodgers, William Blackstock was born on July 1, 1845 in Allegheny City, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Review James and Eliza (Livingston) Rodgers.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Allegheny City College, 1863.

Career

Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1866. Director Diamond National Bank, Diamond Savings Bank, Pittsburgh Gage & Supply Company City solicitor, Allegheny City, 1870-1888, Pittsburgh, 1902-1909. Member of commission to devise plan for government of cities, created by act of General Assembly of Pennsylvania, 1876.

Author of act for government of cities of 2d class, approved, March 7, 1901. United Presbyterian Home: Pittsburgh, Pa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of act for government of cities of 2d class, approved, March 7, 1901. United Presbyterian.

Membership

Member commn.

Connections

Married Ada M. Mevay, January 21, 1891.

father:
Review James Rodgers

mother:
Eliza (Livingston) Rodgers

spouse:
Ada M. Mevay