Frank Eugene Edgerton

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Frank Eugene Edgerton

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Birthplace: Woodbine, Harrison County, Iowa, United States
Death: Died in Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska, United States
Place of Burial: Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Leroy A. Edgerton and Mary Elizabeth Edgerton
Husband of Mary Nettie Edgerton
Father of Harold Eugene "Doc" Edgerton and Mary Ellen Edgerton

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About Frank Eugene Edgerton

Frank Edgerton was a lawyer, journalist, author and orator and served as the assistant attorney general of Nebraska from 1911 to 1915.

Birth: Sep. 29, 1875 Woodbine Harrison County Iowa, USA

Death: Nov. 25, 1963 Aurora Hamilton County Nebraska, USA

Frank E. Edgerton entered the University of Nebraska, in 1896, after taking preparatory work at the Woodbine, Iowa, Normal School. He was president of the senior class, was prominent in oratory and debating and was graduated in 1900, receiving his A. B. degree.

He taught in the Fremont schools and joined the staff of the Lincoln Star where he remained until he became private secretary to Senator Norris Brown. He held this position from 1907 to 1910. During this time he attended George Washington University, receiving the degrees of LL. B. and LL. M.

He was assistant attorney general of Nebraska from 1911 to 1915, and then joined the law firm of Hainer & Craft, which later became Hainer, Craft & Edgerton, and is now Craft, Edgerton & Fraizer. He was county attorney of Hamilton County, 1919-1920.



            
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Frank Eugene Edgerton's Timeline

1875
September 29, 1875
Woodbine, Harrison County, Iowa, United States
1903
April 6, 1903
Age 27
Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska, United States
1904
October 27, 1904
Age 29
1963
November 25, 1963
Age 88
Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska, United States
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Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska, United States