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Basil Wilson Duke, American lawyer. Served in C.S.A., 1861-1865; Member Kentucky House of Representatives, 1861.

Background

Duke, Basil Wilson was born on May 28, 1838 in Scott Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of Nathaniel Wilson and Mary (Currie) Duke.

Education

Educated Georgetown (Kentucky) College and Danville (Kentucky) College. Law school, Lexington, Kentucky.

Career

John H. Morgan), of Lexington, June 18, 1861 (died 1910).

Membership

Served in C.S.A., 1861-1865. Member Kentucky House of Representatives, 1861.

Connections

Married Henrietta Hunt Morgan (sister of General.

father:
Nathaniel Wilson Duke

mother:
Mary (Currie) Duke

spouse:
Henrietta Hunt Morgan