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Henry Micajah Daugherty

Henry Micajah Daugherty, United States attorney general.


  • Daugherty, Henry Micajah was born on January 26, 1860 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of John H. and Jane A. (Draper) Daugherty.

  • Career

    • Lawyer, Washington, 1881-1893, Columbus, 1893-1902. Member Daugherty, Todd & Rarey, 1902-1921, Ohio House of Representatives, 1890-1894. Attorney general of the United States Cabinets of Presidents Harding and Coolidge, Washington, 1921-1924, resigned, 1924.

      Acquitted of charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States Government, 1927.



    God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.


    The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of man.

    Denomination: Methodist


    The very idea that one gender is superior to another should be rejected as well as the erroneous notion that members of one gender may receive love, power, and esteem only at the expense of another.


    • Married Lucie Walker, September 3, 1884 (deceased).
    • father: John H. Daugherty
    • mother: Jane A. (Draper) Daugherty
    • spouse: Lucie Walker
    Henry Micajah Daugherty
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    Died October 12, 1941
    (aged 81)
    • 1881 - 1993
      Washington, United States
    • 1890 - 1994
      member, Daugherty
    • 1893 - 1902
      Columbus, Ohio, United States
    • 1902 - 1921
      member, Daugherty
    • 1921 - 1924
      attorney, general of United States Cabinets of Presidents Harding and Coolidge
      Washington, United States
    • 1924
      attorney, general of United States Cabinets of Presidents Harding and Coolidge