Mathews, James; lawyer; born, Bellwood, Pa., Sept. 4, 1868; educated at Mifflintown; graduated, Princeton University, 1890, degree A. B., Cincinnati Law School, 1893, degree LL. B.; admitted to the bar, and began practice in the United States attorney’s office, in Pittsburgh, Pa., 1893; come to Cleveland in 1894, as attorney for Cleveland, Akron & Columbus R. R.; formed partnership with Senator H. W. Wolcott, continuing until Wolcott was made gen. mgr. Kansas City & Leavenworth Ry.; then with Berkley Pearce, firm name Mathers & Pearce; member Century, Euclid and Hermit Clubs; politically Independent.
Biographical Sketch of James Mathews
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 29 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-james-mathews.htm - Last updated on Feb 13th, 2012
Categories: New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania
Locations: Allegheny County PA, Bellwood Pennsylvania, Blair County PA, Cincinnati Ohio, Cleveland Ohio, Cuyahoga County OH, Hamilton County OH, Juniata County PA, Mercer County NJ, Mifflintown Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, Princeton New Jersey
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