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date: 25 January 2020

Knox, Philander Chaselocked

(06 May 1853–12 October 1921)
  • Lewis L. Gould


Knox, Philander Chase (06 May 1853–12 October 1921), attorney general, U.S. senator, and secretary of state, was born in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, the son of David S. Knox, a banker, and Rebecca Page. He attended Mount Union College in Ohio and graduated with an A.B. degree in 1872. While in Ohio he became friends with ...

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