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Frederick Augustus Smith, American judge. member firm Smith & Kohlsaat, 1867-1869, Smith, Helmer, Moulton & Price, 1890-1902.

Background

Smith, Frederick Augustus was born on February 11, 1844 in Norwood Park, Cook County, Illinois, United States. Son of Israel G. and Susan (Pennoyer) Smith.

Education

Private Company G, 134th Illinois Infantry, 1863-1865. Bachelor of Science, University of Chicago, 1866. Bachelor of Laws, Union College of Law, Chicago, 1867.

Career

In practice at Chicago, since 1867. Member firm Smith & Kohlsaat, 1867-1869, Smith, Helmer, Moulton & Price, 1890-1902. Republican nominee for judge Superior Court, 1898.

Judge Circuit Court, Cook County, Illinois, since 1908(now chief justice).

Membership

Member firm Smith & Kohlsaat, 1867-1869, Smith, Helmer, Moulton & Price, 1890-1902.

Connections

Married Frances B. Morey, July 26, 1871.

father:
Israel G. Smith

mother:
Susan (Pennoyer) Smith

spouse:
Frances B. Morey