Matthew James Galligan Edit Profile
Educated country schools and Bradford Academy, Iowa. Graduate law department, Iowa State University, 1881.
Taught school in Iowa, 1872-1874. Studied telegraphy and was operator Union Pacific Railroad, 1875-1879. Read law while operator.
Admitted to bar, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1879. Located in Pueblo, Colorado, in 1882. Alderman, 1884; judge company court, 1886.
Reelected, 1889; practiced law since 1893. City attorney, Pueblo, since 1901. Residence: 1101 S. Union Avenue Office: Central Block, Pueblo, Colorado.
Married New Hampton, Iowa, December 30, 1890, Minnie I. Bailey.