Josephine E. Kellogg Beesley, #3 of Utah’s First 100 Women Lawyers
Born in 1873, the territorial Utah Supreme Court Bar admitted Beesley in 1892.
In 1900, an announcement in the Deseret News of her marriage to Richard H. Beesley described her as “one of Provo’s best school teachers.” The date of her death is unknown.
(Recollections recognizes and celebrates Utah women lawyers. Check back next week to recollect WLU history or honor one of Utah’s first 100 women lawyers.)