Biography of James V. Oxtoby
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OXTOBY, James Veech, lawyer; born in town of North East, Pa., Dec. 30, 1872; son of Rev. John T., (D. D.), and Mary E. (Veeeh) Oxtoby; educated in public and high schools, Saginaw, Mich.; LLB., University of Michigan, 1895; married at Detroit, June 15, 1904, Genevieve Lennox. Began practice in Detroit, in office of Wilkinson & Post, 1895; member firm of Wilkinson, Post & Oxtoby, 1898-1911, Post, Oxtoby & Wilkinson until 1912; since member Keen, Lightner, Oxtoby & Oxtoby. Vice president and counsel Edison Illuminating Co., Peninsular Electric Light Co., Central Beating Co.; director Michigan Mutual Life Insurance Co. Republican. Presbyterian. Member Association Bar City of Detroit, Michigan State Bar Association. Mason. Clubs: University, Detroit Boat, Detroit Golf. Recreation: golf. Office: Dime Savings Bank Bldg. Residence: 34 Garfield Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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