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Samuel Presley Davidson, American lawyer.

Background

Davidson, Samuel Presley was born on October 8, 1847 in Mount Zion, Illinois, United States. Son of John and Mary (Campbell) Davidson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Lincoln (Illinois) U. at head of class, 1869, A.M., 1879 (Doctor of Laws, 1901).

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1870, Nebraska bar, 1873, Supreme Court of the United States Court bar, 1888. Began practice at Lincoln, Illinois, 1870. Removed to Tecumseh, Nebraska, 1872.

Has been judge District Court, Nebraska. Attorney and director Tecumseh National Bank Presbyterian.

Connections

Married Sidna J. Houser, July 24, 1889.

father:
John Davidson

mother:
Mary (Campbell) Davidson

spouse:
Sidna J. Houser