FLEMING, Geo. R.
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FLEMING, George R., attorney-at-law, was born in Harrisburg, Pa., September 13, 1860. He is a son of David and Susan ( Mowry ) Fleming. His early education was afforded by the local schools, and he was prepared for college at the Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass. He was graduated from Princeton College in the class of 1883. He read law with his father and with Hon. S.J.M. McCarrell, and was admitted to the bar of Dauphin county in 1885. At the death of his father he was made executor of the estate. Mr. Fleming was connected with important business interests of the city. Ha has served as a director of the Harrisburg Foundry and Machine Company, the Commonwealth Trust and Safe deposit Company, the Brelsford Packing Company, and Steelton Electric Light Company, and the Susquehanna Mutual Fire Insurance Company; vice-president of the Harrisburg City Passenger Railway Company, and treasurer of the Harrisburg Grocery and Produce Company. Mr. Fleming and his family are members of the Market Square Presbyterian Church; he was leader of the choir in that church for thirteen years. He is a Republican. Mr. Fleming was married, October 10, 1890 to Miss Eliza McCormick, daughter of Rev. T.H. Robinson D.D.. They have two children: Anna Margaret and Susan Mowry. Dr. Robinson, father of Mrs. Fleming former able and honored pastor of the Market Square Presbyterian church, Harrisburg. For many years he filled the chair of sacred rhetoric, church government and pastoral theology in the Western Theological Seminary at Pittsburgh, Pa..