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Lawyer

John Wesley Lacey, American lawyer. Mason (33°).

Background

Lacey, John Wesley was born on October 13, 1848 in Randolph Company, Indiana, United States. Son of Review Henry J. and Elizabeth (Thompson) Lacey.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, De Pauw U., 1871, A.M., 1874. Doctor of Laws, Denver U., 1914.

Career

Professor mathematics, Quincy (Illinois) College, 1871-1872. Principal schools, Owensville, Indiana, 1872-1873. Superintendent public schools, Noblesville, Indiana, 1873-1874.

Principal high school, Pekin, Illinois, 1874-1875. Admitted to bar, 1876. Practiced at Marion, Indiana, 1876-1884.

Chief justice Supreme Court of the Wyoming Ty., 1884-1886.

Membership

Mason (33°).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Van Devanter, October 10, 1878.

father:
Review Henry J. Lacey

mother:
Elizabeth (Thompson) Lacey

spouse:
Elizabeth Van Devanter