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Thomas S. Maxey, American judge. Member Mississippi House of Representatives, 1870.

Background

Maxey, Thomas S. was born on September 1, 1846 in Brandon, Mississippi, United States. Son of Robert and Harriet Virginia Maxey.

Education

Served in C.S.A., 1864-1865. Student of University of Mississippi, 1865-1867. Bachelor of Laws, University of Virginia, 1869.

(Doctor of Laws, University of Mississippi, 1888, Tulane University, 1897).

Career

Member Mississippi House of Representatives, 1870. Resigned; practiced at Jefferson, Texas, 1870-1877, at Austin, 1877-1888. United States district judge, Western District of Texas, June 1888-December 14, 1916, resigned.

Membership

Member Mississippi House of Representatives, 1870.

Connections

Married Lizzie Coffee, October 12, 1871. Married second, Mary Frances Campbell, September 25, 1878.

father:
Robert Maxey

mother:
Harriet Virginia Maxey

spouses:
Lizzie Coffee

Mary Frances Campbell