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George Delachaumette Reynolds, American judge. Mason.

Background

Reynolds, George Delachaumette was born on December 16, 1841 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William M. (Doctor of Divinity) and Anna (Swan) R.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Illinois State University, 1861, A.M., 1866. Enlisted as private in 2d Illinois Light Artillery, 1861. Mustered out 1866 as lieutenant colonel 6th United States.C. Artillery.

Career

Augustus S. and Maria Vogdes, October 10, 1876. Admitted to bar at Hannibal, Missouri, 1867. Circuit attorney, old 15th Circuit, 1868-1871.

Removed to St. Louis, 1871, to Colorado, 1874. Practiced at Boulder, Colorado, until 1877, when returned to St. Louis. Judge St. Louis Court of Appeals, since 1908(later presiding judge).

United State Attorneys for Eastern District of Missouri, 1889-1893. Author of amendment to the United States Statutes under which the Louisiana Lottery was excluded from use of the mails, and of that part of the section of the United States laws which excluded from naturalization persons believing in or practicing polygamy.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of amendment to the United States Statutes under which the Louisiana Lottery was excluded from use of the mails, and of that part of the section of the United States laws which excluded from naturalization persons believing in or practicing polygamy.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Julia, d.

father:
William M. Reynolds

spouse:
Julia