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Lawyer

James Hilary Mulligan, American lawyer. member Ky.

Background

Mulligan, James Hilary was born on November 21, 1844 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Dennis and Ellen Alice (McCoy) Mulligan.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, St. Mary’s College, Montreal, Canada, 1864. Bachelor of Laws, College of Law, Kentucky U., 1869.

Career

Practiced at Lexington, Huston & Mulligan, and Mulligan & Blanchamp, 1869-1904. Editor and proprietor Lexington Daily Transcript, 1893-1894. Judge Recorder’s Court, Lexington, 1870-1876.

Member Kentucky House of Representatives, 1881-1888, Senate, 1890-1894. Consul-general, at Samoa, under joint protectorate, 1894-1895. Resigned January 1, 1896.

Independent Democrat.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Samoa, Government, Commerce and People (United States Government publication), 1896. Collaborated with Lloyd Osborne, in booklet announcing death of Robert Louis Stevenson, 1894. Writer of miscellaneous prose and verse, including “In Kentucky”.

Membership

Member Ky.

Connections

Married Genevieve Morgan Williams, October 5, 1881.

father:
Dennis Mulligan

mother:
Ellen Alice (McCoy) Mulligan

spouse:
Genevieve Morgan Williams