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Samuel O. Pickens Edit Profile

Lawyer

Samuel O. Pickens, American lawyer.

Background

Pickens, Samuel O. was born on April 26, 1846 in Owen Company, Indiana, United States. Son of Samuel and Eliza (Boldon) Pickens.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1873.

Career

Began practice at Spencer, 1873. Removed to Indianapolis, 1886. Prosecuting attorney 15th Judicial District, Indiana, 1877-1881.

Senior member Pickens, Davidson, Gause & Pickens. District solicitor, law department Pennsylvania Railway lines at Indianapolis since 1888.

Membership

Clubs: University, Indianapolis, Country.

Connections

Married Virginia Franklin, of Spencer, Indiana, September 15, 1872 (now deceased). Children: Rush Franklin, Mary, Owen, Virginia (deceased), Marguerite.

father:
Samuel Pickens

mother:
Eliza (Boldon) Pickens

spouse:
Virginia Franklin

children:
Rush Franklin Pickens

Mary Pickens

Owen Pickens

Virginia Pickens (deceased)

Marguerite Pickens