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William Bruce Ellison Edit Profile

Lawyer

William Bruce Ellison, Canadian lawyer. Mason.

Background

Ellison, William Bruce was born on July 17, 1857 in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada. Son of Richard and Sarah Eleanor (Arthurs) Ellison.

Education

Educated Ontario public schools.

Career

Admitted to Canadian bar, 1880, New York bar, 1882. Member of New York Legislature, 1893. Commissioner water, gas and electricity, New York, 1906.

Corporate Counsel, 1907. Commissioner to revise laws affecting fire insurance in New York State, 1913.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Canadian-American Fisheries. Insurance Companies Before the Courts.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married May Alma Jackson, September 5, 1883.

father:
Richard Ellison

mother:
Sarah Eleanor (Arthurs) Ellison

spouse:
May Alma Jackson