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Gaven D. Burgess, American judge.

Background

Burgess, Gaven D. was born on November 5, 1835 in in Kentucky. Son of Henry D. and Evaline D. Burgess.

Education

Educated in schools of Fleming County, Kentucky.

Career

Judge 11th and 12th Judicial Circuits of Missouri, 1874-1892. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, since 1892(chief justice, 1901-1903).

Connections

Married Cordelia Trimble.

father:
Henry D.

mother:
Evaline D. Burgess

spouse:
Cordelia Trimble.