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Henry Brannon, American judge. member West Virginia.

Background

Brannon, Henry was born on November 26, 1837 in Winchester, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert and Catharine (Copenhaver) Brannon.

Education

Reared on farm; Bachelor of Arts, University of Virginia, 1857.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1859. In practice, 1859-1881. Prosecuting attorney, Louis County, West Virginia, 1860-1864.

Member West Virginia House of Representatives, 1870-1871. Judge Circuit Court, 1880-1888. The American Association For Justice West Virginia Supreme Court of the Appeals, 1888-1913.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Treatise on Rights and Privileges Under 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution.

Membership

Member West Virginia.

Connections

Married Hetta J. Arnold, December 28, 1858.

father:
Robert Brannon

mother:
Catharine (Copenhaver) Brannon

spouse:
Hetta J. Arnold