Newton Crain Blanchard Edit Profile
Reared on cotton plantation. Educated in private schools and at Louisiana State University. Bachelor of Laws, Tulane University, 1870.
Admitted to bar, 1871, and then in practice at Shreveport. Then senior member Blanchard, Goldstein & Walker.
Member Louisiana Constitutional Convention, 1879, and president convention, 1913. Member 47th to 53d Congresses (1881-1893).
Married Emily Barret, December 16, 1873. Married second, Charlotte Tracy, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.