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Lawyer

Newton Hacker, American lawyer. Served in Union Army as private, First lieutenant and captain, January 26, 1863-August, 1865.

Background

Hacker, Newton was born on March 3, 1836 in in Greene Company, Tennessee, United States. Son of Jacob and Sarah (Lloyd) Hacker.

Education

Educated public schools, Greene Company, Tennessee, Tusculum College, Tennessee, Bachelor of Arts, 1860.

Career

Served in Union Army as private, First lieutenant and captain, January 26, 1863-August, 1865. Mustered out at Nashville, Tennessee Admitted to bar, 1866. Member Tennessee legislature from Washington Company, Tennessee, 1867.

Attorney-general for 1st Judicial Circuit, Tennessee, 1870-1878. Circuit judge, same circuit, 8 years. Since then in practice of law at Jonesboro, Tennessee Was president 1st National Bank, Greenville, Tennessee, several years.

Membership

Served in Union Army as private, First lieutenant and captain, January 26, 1863-August, 1865.

Connections

Married Antoinette Bradley, October 3, 1867.

father:
Jacob Hacker

mother:
Sarah (Lloyd) Hacker

spouse:
Antoinette Bradley