Frank Hagerman, who as achieved a success that few
other lawyers have attained, was born in Clark, County, Missouri,
April 27, 1857. His boyhood was spent at Keokuk, Ia., where he
attended the public schools. He studied law in the office of
Hon. P. T. Lomax at Keokuk, and was admitted to practice there in
M. Hagerman came to Kansas City December 1,
1887, when he was thirty years old, and became a member of the law
firm of Pratt, McCrary, Ferry & Hagerman. In 1896 the firm
was dissolved, and Mr. Hagerman has since practiced alone.
Mr. Hagerman is attorney for the Metropolitan
Street Railway Company, the Milwaukee & Great Western, the packing
houses and other large concerns.
He was married February 22, 1887, to Miss
Ella Comstock of St. Louis. There are two children, Haywood and
Abbie Stanton, thirteen and nine years of age.
Mr. Hagerman's brother, James H. Hagerman, is
general solicitor of the M. K. & T at St. Louis.