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soldier , lawyer

Leonard Wright Colby, American soldier, lawyer. member Nebraska Senate, 2 terms.; Mason.; Member Christian Church.

Background

Colby, Leonard Wright was born on August 5, 1846 in Ashtabula Company, Ohio, United States. Son of Rowell and Abigail (Livingston) Colby.

Education

Bachelor of Arts and Continuing education, University of Wisconsin, 1871, Bachelor of Laws, 1872, A.M., 1874.

Career

1 son, Paul Livingston. Judge of 18th Judicial District of Nebraska. Assistant attorney general of the United States, 1890-1893.

Member Nebraska Senate, 2 terms.

Membership

Member Nebraska Senate, 2 terms. Mason.; Member Christian Church.

Connections

Married second, Marie C. Miller.

father:
Rowell Colby

mother:
Abigail (Livingston) Colby

spouse:
Marie C. Miller