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Adolphe Valery Coco, American lawyer. member La.

Background

Coco, Adolphe Valery was born on March 21, 1857 in Louisiana, United States. Son of Adolphe Dominique and Heloise (Sheldon) Coco.

Education

Louisiana State University, 1872-1873. A.M., St. Vincent’s College, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, 1877. Bachelor of Laws, Tulane University, 1881.

Career

Began practice at Marksville, Louisiana, 1881. District judge, parishes of Avoyelles, Rapides and Natchitoches, 1888-1896. Member Louisiana State Constitutional Convention, 1898.

Attorney general of Louisiana, 1916-1924.

Membership

Member La.

Connections

Married Catharine Malone, July 10, 1877.

father:
Adolphe Dominique Coco

mother:
Heloise (Sheldon) Coco

spouse:
Catharine Malone