Husband George Acheson 1
Born: Christened: Died: 1881 - Iowa 1 Buried:
Father: David Acheson (Abt 1770-1851) 1 2 3 Mother: Mary Wilson (Abt 1788-1872) 2 4
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General Notes: Husband - George Acheson
He studied law with his brother Alexander W. Acheson, and he and C. W. Slagle, of Washington, Pennsylvania, were both admitted to the bar in the spring of 1843, and they at once proceeded to Iowa, settling in Fairfield and entering partnership for the practice of law, which partnership continued for thirty-eight years, or until the death of George Acheson in the spring of 1881. Mr. Slagle died one year later. They were the oldest law firm in Iowa.
1 Commemorative Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania (Chicago, IL: J. H. Beers & Co., 1893), Pg 27.
2 John W. Jordan, LL.D, Genealogical and Personal History of Western Pennsylvania (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1915), Pg 64.
3 Charles A. Babcock, Venango County, Pennsylvania, Her Pioneers and People (Chicago, IL: J. H. Beers & Co., 1919), Pg 511.
Commemorative Biographical Record of Washington County, Pennsylvania (Chicago, IL: J. H. Beers & Co., 1893), Pg 252.