Henry Viley Johnson Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Georgetown (Kentucky) College, 1871. Bachelor of Laws, Law College, Kentucky U., 1873.
2d, Mistress Mary B. Gurley, d. Congressman John Berry, of Upper Sandusky, O., June 22, 1892. Practiced law, at Louisville, 1873-1875, Georgetown, Kentucky, 1875-1885.
Company attorney, Scott Company, 3 terms. Removed to Denver, 1885. United State Attorneys for Colorado, 1893-1897.
Elected mayor of Denver, April 4, 1899, on Democratic ticket against opposition of 3 other candidates, and all 4 daily Denver newspapers. Won on platform of municipal ownership of public utilities, of which he is a strong advocate. Judge of Company Court, city and company of Denver, 1904-1905.
President League American Municipalities, 1899-1900, Colorado Prison Association, 1904-1910. Address: 1038 Pennsylvania Avenue, Denver.
Married 1st, Rosa M. Parrish, of Kentucky, February 24, 1876 (died 1886).