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Atterson Walden Rucker

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Atterson Walden Rucker, American congressman. member 61sr and 62d Congresses (1909-1913), 1st Colo.

Background

Rucker, Atterson Walden was born on April 3, 1847 in Harrodsburg, Kentucky, United States. Son of James Willis and Elizabeth (Jones) Rucker.

Education

Education common schools, Kentucky and Missouri. Served 4 years in C.S.A.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1869. Practiced in Missouri, Kansas, and Colorado. Was judge County Court, Lake County, Colorado.

Member 61sr and 62d Congresses (1909-1913), 1st Colorado District.

Membership

Member 61sr and 62d Congresses (1909-1913), 1st Colo.

Connections

Married Celeste E. Caruth, 1873 (deceased).

father:
James Willis Rucker

mother:
Elizabeth (Jones) Rucker

spouse:
Celeste E. Caruth