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Jefferson Manly Falkner, American lawyer.

Background

Falkner, Jefferson Manly was born on July 14, 1843 in Randolph Company, Alabama, United States. Son of Jefferson and Samantha (Breed) Falkner.

Education

Entered Mercer University at age of 16, left 2 years later to enlist as private in his father’s cavalry company. Served 4 years; promoted to captain. After surrender of General Joseph E. Johnston, farmer 2 years.

Studied law, admitted to bar at Montgomery, 1868.

Career

Andrew Cameron. District attorney for Alabama for Louisville & Nashville R.R. since 1890. Alderman, Montgomery, 4 years. 2 terms city attorney Montgomery.

Address: Montgomery. Alabama.

Connections

Married Montgomery, Alabama, 1887, Lizzie, d.

father:
Jefferson Falkner

mother:
Samantha (Breed) Falkner

spouse:
Montgomery