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Lawyer

William Jerome Cosgrove, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1934. President Glen Cove Community Chest, 1953; member Glen Cove Urban Renewal Committee, 1956—1965; president Glen Cove Lincoln Settlement, Inc., 1958—1962; member Glen Cove Housing Authority, 1958—1966.

Background

Cosgrove, William Jerome was born on July 28, 1909 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jerome A. and Laura (Baumann) Cosgrove.

Education

Student, Franklin and Marshall College, 1927. Student, Columbia, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, St. John's Law School, 1932.

Career

Practiced in Brooklyn. Partner Wrenn & Schmid, 1947-1979, counsel, 1979. Acting city judge, Glen Cove, 1950-1951.

Member of advisory board Kings Lafayette Bank, 1973, Republic National Bank New York, 1974-1976. President, Glen Cove Community Chest, 1953. Member Glen Cove Urban Renewal Committee, 1956-1965.

President Glen Cove Lincoln Settlement, Inc., 1958-1962. Member Glen Cove Housing authority, 1958-1966. With United States Army, 1943-1945.

Died April 27, 1995.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1934.

Membership

President Glen Cove Community Chest, 1953. Member Glen Cove Urban Renewal Committee, 1956—1965. President Glen Cove Lincoln Settlement, Inc., 1958—1962.

Member Glen Cove Housing Authority, 1958—1966.

Connections

Married Agatha Hagen, October 25, 1933.Bar: New York 1934.

father:
Jerome A. Cosgrove

mother:
Laura (Baumann) Cosgrove

spouse:
Agatha Hagen