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Tirey Lafayette Ford, American lawyer. member California State Board of Prison Dirs., 1905-1914.

Background

Ford, Tirey Lafayette was born on December 29, 1857 in Monroe Company, Missouri, United States. Son of Jacob Harrison and Mary Winn (Abernathy) Ford.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Removed to California, 1877. Admitted to bar, 1882. District attorney, Sierra Company, 1888-1892.

State senator, 1892-1896. Attorney State Harbor Commission, 1894-1898. Attorney general, 1898-1902.

Member California State Board of Prison Dirs., 1905-1914. Author: Dawn and the Dons—the Romance of Monterey (a history). Home: San Francisco, California Deceased.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Dawn and the Dons—the Romance of Monterey (a history).

Membership

Member California State Board of Prison Dirs., 1905-1914.

Connections

Married Emma Byington, February 1, 1888 (deceased). Children: Relda (Mistress Samuel F. B. Morse), Byington, Tirey Lafayette.

father:
Jacob Harrison Ford

mother:
Mary Winn (Abernathy) Ford

spouse:
Emma Byington

child:
Tirey Lafayette Ford

child:
Relda Ford (Mistress Samuel F. B. Morse)

child:
Byington Ford