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Lawyer

Oliver Martin Spencer, American lawyer.

Background

Spencer, Oliver Martin was born on August 23, 1849 in in Buchanan County, Missouri, United States. Son of Obadiah Martin and Nancy (Williams) Spencer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Christian U., Canton, Missouri, 1873. Harvard Law School, 1874-1875.

Career

Began practice at St. Joseph, Missouri, 1875. Elected prosecuting attorney, 1880. Judge Circuit Court, 1887-1891 (resigned).

General solicitor Missouri lines till 1917. General counsel, since 1917, C.B.&Q. R.R.

Connections

Married Lillian Tootle, 1876 (died 1880). Married second, Katherine Turner, March 5, 1895.

father:
Obadiah Martin Spencer

mother:
Nancy (Williams) Spencer

spouses:
Lillian Tootle

Katherine Turner