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Horatio Washington Bruce, American lawyer. member Ky; member Congress of Commerce. S.

Background

Bruce, Horatio Washington was born on February 22, 1830 in Lewis County, Kentucky, United States. Son of Alexander and Amanda (Bragg) Bruce.

Education

Private education.

Career

Admitted to bar 1851. Has been common school trustee. Member Kentucky legislature.

Commonwealth’s attorney. Member Congress of Commerce. S.; circuit judge in Kentucky.

Chancellor Louisville chancery court. Professor of law Department, University of Louisville. And later chief attorney of Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company Address: Louisville, Ky.

Membership

Member Ky; member Congress of Commerce.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Barbour Helm, June 12, 1856.

father:
Alexander Bruce

mother:
Amanda (Bragg) Bruce

spouse:
Elizabeth Barbour Helm