|Title||Two newspaper clippings from album with obituary of Judge J.W. Rufus Besson and funeral notice from the Jersey Observer, January, 13, 14, 1935.|
|Collection||Family & Friends Memorabilia Collection|
|Credit||Gift of Edward Cooke Stanton|
|Scope & Content||
Two newspaper clippings from album with obituary of Judge J.W. Rufus Besson and funeral notice from the Jersey Observer, January, 13, 14, 1935.
He died on Sunday, January 12, 1935. Contains useful background on his life and the Besson family, a pioneer family of Hoboken.
State Assemblyman 1903-04, Hoboken District Court Judge, several law partnerships including partnership with Richard Stevens, director of Hoboken Land & Improvement Company, president, Hoboken Community Y.M.C.A., trustee of the Industrial School of the City of Hoboken, bank director, trustee of Christ Hospital and active in other community affairs including Trinity Episcopal Church.
Besson, J.W. Rufus
Besson, Irene Schieb
Besson, John Case
Lewis, Edwin A.F.
Alexander, Archibald Stevens
Wittpenn, Mrs. H. Otto
Besson, Hasseltine Judson Nice
Besson, Samuel Austin
Besson, J. Harlan
Applegate, John B.
|Year Range from||1935|
Trinity Episcopal Church
Hoboken Land & Improvement Company
Industrial School of the City of Hoboken
|Caption||start of obituary|
Social & Personal Activity
Government & Politics