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Phillip Loring Spooner
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Birth: Jan. 27, 1811
New Bedford
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 2, 1887
Madison
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA

Phillip L. Spooner began studying law in the 1830's, and despite never going to college, became one of the most prominent lawyers in Indiana. Spooner moved to Madison, in 1859.

Spooner took the position of dean of the UW Law School in 1873, and held that position until 1876.

Of Spooner, people described him as: "Quiet and modest. His reasoning process was as clear as crystal." 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Lord Coit Spooner (1814 - 1881)
 
Burial:
Forest Hill Cemetery
Madison
Dane County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Section 27
 
Created by: RavenHawk
Record added: Oct 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42603128
Phillip Loring Spooner
Added by: RavenHawk
 
Phillip Loring Spooner
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Phillip Loring Spooner
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Rest In Peace.
- RavenHawk
 Added: Dec. 1, 2009
 
 
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