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Lawyer

William Jackson Hendrick, American lawyer. member Ky; member Ky.

Background

Hendrick, William Jackson was born on March 22, 1855 in Fleming Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of Review James P. Hendrick.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Central University of Kentucky, 1873, A.M., 1876.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1876. Member Kentucky House of Representatives, 1881-1882. Presidential elector, 1884, 1888.

Member Kentucky Constitutional Convention, 1890. Attorney-general of Kentucky, 1891-1896. Employed as counsel for Kentucky in Franchise Tax Cases in Supreme Court of the United States, winning them.

The principle established in these cases added a million dollars of new revenue annually to Kentucky treasury. In practice at New York since 1899. Home: 229 86th St., Brooklyn.

Office: 2 Rector St., New New York.

Membership

Member Ky; member Ky.

Connections

Married Mattie M. Harris, of Columbia, Missouri, September 25, 1878.

father:
Review James P. Hendrick. Hendrick

spouse:
Mattie M. Harris