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Lawyer

Nathan Kirk Griggs, American lawyer. Member Nebraska Constitutional Convention, 1871; Member Disciples of Christ.

Background

Griggs, Nathan Kirk was born on October 25, 1844 in Frankfort, Indiana, United States. Son of Lucien D. and Mary Townsend (Kirk) Griggs.

Education

Common school education. Taught school 4 years in Clinton Company, Indiana. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1867.

Career

Began law practice at Beatrice, Nebraska, 1867. Removed to Lincoln, 1893. Attorney for Northwestern div., C.,B.&Q. Railway, since 1890.

Director Columbia Oil Corporation (Evanston, Wyoming), Cambria Fuel Company (Cambria, Wyoming).

Membership

Member Nebraska Constitutional Convention, 1871. Member Disciples of Christ.

Connections

Married Epsie E. Saunders, December 21, 1869.

father:
Lucien D. Griggs

mother:
Mary Townsend (Kirk) Griggs

spouse:
Epsie E. Saunders