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Leroy Percy

Leroy Percy, American senator.

Background

  • Percy, Leroy was born on November 9, 1861 in Washington County, Mississippi, United States. Son of William A. and Nannie I. (Armstrong) Percy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of the South, 1879. Bachelor of Laws, University of Virginia, 1881.

    Career

    • 1 son, William Alexander. Admitted to bar, 1881, in practice at Greenville, Mississippi, since 1881. Also owning extensive land interests.

      Elected United States senator, February 22, 1910, for unexpired term (1910-1913) of A. J. McLaurin, deceased. Home: Greenville, Miss.

    Connections

    • Married Camille Bourges, December 9, 1883.
    • father: William A. Percy
    • mother: Nannie I. (Armstrong) Percy
    • spouse: Camille Bourges
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    Born November 9, 1861
    Died December 24, 1929
    (aged 68)
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