Norman B. Scott Jr. (1856-1921)
MSA SC 3520-12808
Born Norman Bruce Scott, Jr., on April 26m 1856, in Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland. Son of Catherine McPherson (b. 1821) and Dr. Norman B. Scott (1819-1905). Attended Mercersburg College, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, 1872-1877; University of Maryland Law School, graduated 1881. Admitted to the Bar of Washington County, September, 1881. Unmarried. Died, February 25, 1921, in Hagerstown.
Lawyer, practicing in Hagerstown. Taught Latin and Greek at Mercersburg
shortly after graduating. Studied law with Alexander Armstrong; later practiced
in partnership with him. Counsel, Washington County Commissioners, beginning
in 1888. Unsuccessful candidate for State's Attorney for Washington County,
1891; lost to Charles A. Little. Served in House of Delegates, 1894. Served
in State Senate, 1896 and 1898; Republican. Chair, State Republican Central
Committee, 1897. Named Naval Officer of the Port of Baltimore, 1898. Director
and counsel, Merchants Loan & Savings Institute, Hagerstown.
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