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Lawyer

Hiram Thornton Gilbert, American lawyer. member 47th General Assembly of Illinois.

Background

Gilbert, Hiram Thornton was born on May 9, 1850 in Troy Grove, Illinois, United States. Son of Doctor Alson I. and Mary C. (Hapeman) Gilbert.

Education

Educated Cornell Univercity, 1869-1871. University of Leipzig, Germany, 1871-1873.

Career

Admitted to bar, September 1875, and practiced at Ottawa until 1888, then at Chicago. County judge of La Salle Company, 1882-1886. Author Municipal Court Act under which Municipal Court of Chicago was organized.

Was member 47th General Assembly of Illinois. Home: Chicago, Ill.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author Municipal Court Act under which Municipal Court of Chicago was organized. Was member 47th General Assembly of Illinois.

Membership

Member 47th General Assembly of Illinois.

Connections

Married Georgians J. Leland, October 16, 1877. Children: Helen S., Georgiana W. (Mistress.

father:
Doctor Alson I. Gilbert

mother:
Mary C. (Hapeman) Gilbert

spouse:
Georgians J. Leland

children:
Helen S. Gilbert

Georgiana W. (Mrs Gilbert