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Morton Shelley Bailey, American judge. member Colo.

Background

Bailey, Morton Shelley was born on July 3, 1855 in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John W. and Margaret (Lewis) Bailey.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lafayette College, 1880, A.M., 1883.

Career

Admitted to Colorado bar, 1882. Practiced at Fairplay, Colorado, 1882-1892. Member Colorado Senate, 1890-1892.

Judge 11th Judicial District, 1892-1908. Justice Supreme Court, 1908-1926. Candidate for government, 1896.

Membership

Member Colo.

Connections

Married Lutie Wilkin, September 1, 1888.

father:
John W. Bailey

mother:
Margaret (Lewis) Bailey

spouse:
Lutie Wilkin