Charles Markell (1882-1955)
MSA SC 3520-1632
Born in Baltimore City, December 16, 1882. Son of John Markell and Elizabeth Charlton Harris Markell. Attended public schools in Hagerstown and Baltimore; The Johns Hopkins University, A.B., 1902; University of Maryland School of Law, LL.B., 1904. Married Jeanette Jones (d. 1923) in 1909; three children. Resided in Baltimore City. Died February 24, 1955.
Law associate and partner, Gans and Haman, later Cook and Markell, 1904-44; after 1952. Associate Judge, Maryland Court of Appeals, 1944-52; Chief Judge, August-December, 1952 (retired December 16, 1952). President, Maryland State Bar Association, 1941-42. Member, Bond Commission to study judicial reforms in Maryland, early 1940s. Member, Commission on the Judicial Organization of the State. Vestryman, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Baltimore.
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