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Thomas Smith, American lawyer. Club: Fauquier.

Background

Smith, Thomas was born on August 25, 1836 in at Culpeper, Virginia, United States. Son of William and Elizabeth Hasborough (Bell) Smith.

Education

Graduate William and Mary College, Virginia, 1855. Law course, University of Virginia.

Career

Began practice at Warrenton, Virginia. Private to colonel C.S.A., 1861-1865. Served as company judge, Fauquier Company, Virginia.

Member Virginia House of Representatives. United State Attorneys, District of New Mexico. Chief justice Supreme Court of the New Mexico.

Resumed practice at Warrenton. Democrat (State rights).

Membership

Club: Fauquier.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Fairfax Gaines, of Warrenton, Virginia, October 10, 1894.

father:
William Smith

mother:
Elizabeth Hasborough (Bell) Smith

spouse:
Elizabeth Fairfax Gaines