Claire B. Bird
Bird was born on October 27, 1868 in Jefferson, Wisconsin. He graduated from the Wayland Academy in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin before graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Wisconsin Law School. Afterwards, Bird began practicing law in Wausau, Wisconsin. He was appointed city attorney of Wausau in 1897 and served two years; was vice-president of the Wisconsin State Board of Education 1917-18, resigning when elected to the Senate; and served as president of the Wisconsin State Bar Association.
Personal life and heritage
- "Bio: Bird, Claire B.". Clark County, WI Internet Library. Retrieved 2011-12-08.
- "Claire B. Bird". Political Graveyard. Retrieved 2011-12-08.
- Hunter, Paul F., ed. The Wisconsin Blue Book, 1919 Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printer, 1919; pp. 159, 470