Samuel R. Thurman, American judge. Member Utah legislature, 1882-1890; member State Constitutional Convention, 1895.
Thurman, Samuel R. was born on May 6, 1850 in LaRue Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of William and Mary Margaret (Brown) Thurman.
Moved to Utah at 20: student Brigham Young Academy and law department of University of Michigan, 1880.
Teacher public schools, Utah, 8 years. Practiced law with David Evans, at Provo, Utah, until 1886, later member firm Thurman & Sutherland, firm Thurman, Sutherland & King, and of Rawlins, Thurman, Hurd & Wedgwood. Assistant in legal department D.&Radh Govinda Railway, 1893-1912.
Those who choose not to follow Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ will receive a reward according to what they have done in this life, but they will not enjoy the glory of living in the presence of God.
Member Utah legislature, 1882-1890. Member State Constitutional Convention, 1895.