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James Helmick Beatty, British judge. member Territorial Council of Idaho, 1886-1887.

Background

Beatty, James Helmick was born on May 8, 1836 in Lancaster, OH. Son of John and Delilah J. (Beery) Beatty.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1859, A.M., 1861. First lieutenant 4th Iowa Battery, 1863-1865.

Career

In law practice, Lexington, Missouri, 1865-1872, Salt Lake City, 1872-1882, Hailey, Idaho, 1882-1889, Boise City, Idaho, 1890-1891. United State Attorneys, Utah, 1882. Member Territorial Council of Idaho, 1886-1887.

Constitutional Convention, 1889. Chief justice Supreme Court of the Idaho, 1889-1891. United States district judge, District of Idaho, 1891-1907.

Membership

Member Territorial Council of Idaho, 1886-1887.

Connections

Married Mary J. Caldwell, of Hamilton, O., December 13, 1870.

father:
John Beatty

mother:
Delilah J. (Beery) Beatty

spouse:
Mary J. Caldwell