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William Hardcastle Browne, American lawyer.

Background

Browne, William Hardcastle was born on November 14, 1840 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Review Charles and Eliza Ann (Hardcastle) Browne.

Education

Educated Philadelphia (Doctor of Laws).

Career

Admitted to bar 1865. Practiced in Philadelphia Author: Digest of the Law of Divorce and Alimony in the United States, 1890. Famous Women of History, 1897.

Bible Heroes, 1888; Abridged Editions of Blackstone’s Commentaries, 1894. Kent’s Commentaries, 1895. Law of Negligence in Pennsylvania, 1896.

Law on Decedents’ Estates in Pennsylvania, 1897. Heart Throbs of Gifted Authors, quotations, 1872. Witty Sayings by Witty People, 1888.

Odd Derivations of Words and Phrases, 1900. Proverbs, 1900; Waverley Novels, abridged (6 vols.), 1901. Home: Philadelphia, Pa.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Digest of the Law of Divorce and Alimony in the United States, 1890. Famous Women of History, 1897. Bible Heroes, 1888

    • Abridged Editions of Blackstone’s Commentaries, 1894.

      Kent’s Commentaries, 1895. Law of Negligence in Pennsylvania, 1896. Law on Decedents’ Estates in Pennsylvania, 1897.

      Heart Throbs of Gifted Authors, quotations, 1872. Witty Sayings by Witty People, 1888. Odd Derivations of Words and Phrases, 1900.

      Proverbs, 1900

    • Waverley Novels, abridged (6 vols.), 1901.

Connections

Married Alice Beaver, 1869.

father:
Review Charles Browne

mother:
Eliza Ann (Hardcastle) Browne

spouse:
Alice Beaver