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Lawyer

Augustine Thomas Smythe, American lawyer. member firm of Smythe, Lee & Frost.

Background

Smythe, Augustine Thomas was born on October 5, 1842 in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Son of Review Thomas and Margaret M. (Adger) Smythe.

Education

Brother of Ellison Adger and James Adger Smyth. Educated schools of Charleston and South Carolina. College until outbreak of Civil War.

Enlisted April 10, 1861, as private South Carolina. College cadets, in state troops, and a year later was mustered into C.S.A., in Company A, 25th South Carolina. Vols., serving to end of war.

After war studied law in office of Simonton & Barker of Charleston.

Career

Colonel D. J. McCord, 1865. Admitted to bar, 1866. Member firm of Smythe, Lee & Frost.

State senator, 1880-1894.

Membership

Member firm of Smythe, Lee & Frost.

Connections

Married Louisa R., d.

father:
Review Thomas Smythe

mother:
Margaret M. (Adger) Smythe

spouse:
Louisa R.