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Lawyer

Augustus Storrs Worthington, American lawyer.

Background

Worthington, Augustus Storrs was born on August 14, 1843 in Fallston, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin D. and Eliza (Jackman) Worthington.

Education

Educated Steubenville, O., 1849-1857. Served in Civil War as private Company D, 98th Ohio Infantry, 1862-1865. Lost leg at battle of Kenesaw Mountain, June 27, 1864.

Bachelor of Laws, Columbian (now George Washington University, 1868. Doctor of Laws from same university, June 1921.

Career

Began practice August 1870. United States district attorney, District of Columbia, 1884-1888. Retired. Home: Washington, Distric.

Connections

Married Louise Starr, January 25, 1872.

father:
Benjamin D. Worthington

mother:
Eliza (Jackman) Worthington

spouse:
Louise Starr