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Lawyer

William Wirt Gurley, American lawyer.

Background

Gurley, William Wirt was born on January 27, 1851 in Mount Gilead, Ohio, United States. Son of John Jay and Anseville C. (Armentrout) Gurley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan, 1870. Read law in his father’s office.

Career

Joseph Turney of Cleveland, O., October 30, 1878. Superintendent public schools, Seville, O., 1871-1872. Admitted to bar, 1873.

Practicing in Chicago since September 1874. General counsel Chicago Rys. Company, Chicago Surface Lines, Baker Fentress & Company, Marquette Cement Company, and other corporations Home: Chicago, Ill.

Connections

Married Mary Eva, d.

father:
John Jay Gurley

mother:
Anseville C. (Armentrout) Gurley

spouse:
Mary Eva