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George Williams Gage, American judge. member Chester City Council, 1884; member South Carolina. State Constl; member South Carolina. Ho.

Background

Gage, George Williams was born on February 4, 1856 in Meadow Woods, South Carolina, United States. Son of Robert James and Martha Ann (Williams) Gage.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina., 1875. Bachelor of Laws, Vanderbilt University, 1880 (Founders’ Medal for Law).

Career

Admitted to South Carolina. bar, 1881. Practiced at Chester, 1881-1898. Member Chester City Council, 1884.

Democratic presidential elector, 1888. Member South Carolina. State Constitutional Convention, 1895.

Member South Carolina. House of Representatives, 1897. Judge South Carolina Circuit Court, 1898-1914.

Assistant justice South Carolina. Supreme Court, January since 1914. Home: Chester, South Carolina.

Membership

Member Chester City Council, 1884. Member South Carolina. State Constl; member South Carolina.

Connections

Married Janie Gaston, December 21, 1881.

father:
Robert James Gage

mother:
Martha Ann (Williams) Gage

spouse:
Janie Gaston