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Daniel Bedinger Lucas

Daniel Bedinger Lucas, American jurist. member West Virginia legislature, 1884-1887.

Background

  • Lucas, Daniel Bedinger was born on March 16, 1836 in Charlestown, Virginia, United States. Son of William and Virginia (Bedinger) Lucas.

  • Education

    • Student University of Virginia. (Doctor of Laws, University of West Virginia, 1883). On staff General H. A. Wise, in Civil War.

    Career

    • Henry L. Brooke, of Richmond, Virginia, October 7, 1869. Presidential elector, 1872, 1876, 1884, 1896. Member West Virginia legislature, 1884-1887.

      United States senator under governor’s appointment, 1887-1888. President Superior Court of Appeals of West Virginia, 1888-1893. Resumed law practice.

      Nat. elector, 1896, on the Bryan ticket. Author: Memoir of John Yates Beall, 1865. Poems and Madrigals, 1884.

      Nicaragua and the Filibusters, 1895. Hour Glass Series; etc. Home: Charlestown, West Virginia.

    Works

    • Author: Memoir of John Yates Beall, 1865. Poems and Madrigals, 1884. Nicaragua and the Filibusters, 1895.

      Hour Glass Series
    • etc.

    Membership

    Member West Virginia legislature, 1884-1887.

    Connections

    • Married Lena T., d.
    • father: William Lucas
    • mother: Virginia (Bedinger) Lucas
    • spouse: Lena T.
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    Born March 16, 1836
    Died 1909
    (aged 72)
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