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Thomas G. Windes, American judge. Served cavalry division C.S.A., 1864-1865.

Background

Windes, Thomas G. was born on January 19, 1848 in Morgan Company, Alabama, United States. Son of of Review Enoch and Mary A. (Ryan) W.

Education

Educated Morgan Company, Alabama, schools, 1853-1863. Academic at Huntsville, Alabama, 1866-1867. Studied law at University of Virginia, and pvtly. at Huntsville, Alabama, and Jasper, Tennessee.

Career

Served cavalry division C.S.A., 1864-1865. School teacher, 1868-1870. Farmer, 1871-1872; law clerk and practicing lawyer, 1873-1892.

Master in chancery, Circuit Court, Cook Company, Illinois, 1880-1892. Judge Circuit Court of Cook Company, since 1892. Present term expires, 1927.

Chief justice, 1908.

Membership

Served cavalry division C.S.A., 1864-1865.

Connections

Married Sallie C. Humphrey, December 3, 1868.

spouse:
Sallie C. Humphrey