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Leroy Percy

senator

Leroy Percy, American senator.

Background

Percy, Leroy was born on November 9, 1861 in Washington County, Mississippi, United States. Son of William A. and Nannie I. (Armstrong) Percy.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of the South, 1879. Bachelor of Laws, University of Virginia, 1881.

Career

1 son, William Alexander. Admitted to bar, 1881, in practice at Greenville, Mississippi, since 1881. Also owning extensive land interests.

Elected United States senator, February 22, 1910, for unexpired term (1910-1913) of A. J. McLaurin, deceased. Home: Greenville, Miss.

Connections

Married Camille Bourges, December 9, 1883.

father:
William A. Percy

mother:
Nannie I. (Armstrong) Percy

spouse:
Camille Bourges