Whitmell Pugh Martin Edit Profile
Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1888. Student of University of Virginia Law School, 1891.
Professor chemistry, Kentucky Military Institute, 1889-1890. Chemist, Sugar Land Refinery, Texas, 1890-1891. Removed to Thibodaux, Louisiana, 1892, and admitted to Louisiana bar.
Superintendent of education, Parish of Lafourche, Louisiana, 1894-1900. District attorney 20th District, Louisiana, 1900-1906. Judge 20th Judicial District, Louisiana, 1906-1914.
Member 64th to 69th Congresses (1915-1927), 3d Louisiana District. Elected to 64th and 65th Congresses as a Progressive, 66th to 70th as a Democrat.
Married Amy Williamson, April. Children: Mistress Amy Williamson Tabor, Whitmell Pugh (deceased), Marshall Leigh, Robert Campbell.