Angell, Alexis C. (Alexis Caswell), 1857-1932

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Detroit, Michigan, attorney, son of James Burrill and Sarah Caswell Angell.

From the description of Alexis C. Angell papers, 1868-1876 and 1927-1928. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418977

Alexis Angell was a professor at the University of Michigan Law school, 1893-1898.

Alexis Angell was born in Providence, Rhode Island, April 26, 1857, the son of James Burrill and Sarah Swoope (Caswell) Angell. James B. Angell became president of the University of Michigan in 1871. Alexis received a A.B. degree for U-M in 1878, an LL.B. in 1880, and completed the LL.D. degree in 1915. He married Fanny C. Cooley, June 6, 1880. They had six children-Sarah C., Thomas C., Alice, James B., Elizabeth H., and Robert C. Alexis began practicing law in Detroit in 1880, and later joined the firms Wells, Angell, Boynton & McMillan, 1892-1902 and Angell, Boynton, McMillan & Bodman, 1902-11. He served U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, July 1, 1911-June 1, 1912. after resigning his judgship he was affiliated as a member of several Detroit law firms: Angell, Boynton, McMillan (Philip H., Bodman & Turner, 1912-14; Angell, Bodman & Turner, 1914-1919; Angell & Turner, 1919-20; Angell, Turner & Dyer, 1920-30; Angell, Turner, Dyer & Meek, 1930-1932.

From the guide to the Alexis C. Angell papers, 1868-1876 and 1927-1928, (Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan)

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referencedIn Claude Halstead Van Tyne papers, 1885-1930 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn James B. Angell Papers, 1845-1916 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf University of Michigan. Law School. Law School (University of Michigan) law lectures, 1881-1919. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Harry Burns Hutchins Papers, 1879-1930 Bentley Historical Library University if Michigan
creatorOf Angell, James Burrill, 1829-1916. James Burrill Angell papers, 1845-1916. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Cooley, Thomas McIntyre, 1824-1898. Thomas McIntyre Cooley papers, 1850-1898. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits, ca. 1860-ca. 1960 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Angell, James Rowland, 1869-1949. James Rowland Angell letters, 1880-1945. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Stellwagen, Augustus C., 1849-1926. Augustus C. Stellwagen papers, 1926 Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf Cooley, Thomas McIntyre, 1824-1898. Thomas McIntyre Cooley papers, 1850-1898. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Van Tyne, Claude Halstead, 1869-1930. Claude Halstead Van Tyne papers, 1885-1930. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Alexis C. Angell papers, 1868-1876 and 1927-1928 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Law School (University of Michigan) law lectures, 1881-1919 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Angell, Sarah Caswell, 1831-1903. Sarah Caswell Angell papers, 1850-1903. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Thomas M. Cooley Papers, 1850-1898 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Angell, Alexis C. (Alexis Caswell), 1857-1932. Alexis C. Angell papers, 1868-1876 and 1927-1928. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
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Birth 1857-04-26

Death 1932-12-24

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