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Albert Howell Horton, American lawyer. member legislature from Atchison Company, Kansas, district judge 2d judicial, Kansas, United State Attorneys for district of Kansas, and chief justice of Kansas from January 1877 to May 1895.

Background

Horton, Albert Howell was born on March 13, 1837 in Orange Company, New York, United States. Son of Doctor Harvey A. and Mary B. Horton.

Education

Educated Farmers Hall Academy, and 2 years, 1856-1857, University of Michigan.

Career

Has been city attorney of Atchison, Kansas. Member legislature from Atchison Company, Kansas, district judge 2d judicial, Kansas, United State Attorneys for district of Kansas, and chief justice of Kansas from January 1877 to May 1895. Resigned to resume practice.

Membership

Member legislature from Atchison Company, Kansas, district judge 2d judicial, Kansas, United State Attorneys for district of Kansas, and chief justice of Kansas from January 1877 to May 1895.

Connections

father:
Doctor Harvey A.

mother:
Mary B. Horton