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Lawyer

William Young Pemberton, American lawyer. Mason.

Background

Pemberton, William Young was born on June 1, 1842 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of William and Martha (Brooks) Pemberton.

Education

Masonic College, Lexington, Missouri. Bachelor of Laws, Lebanon (Tennessee) Law School, 1861. Unmarried.

Career

Practiced law at Versailles, Missouri, 1861-1862, at Helena, Montana, since 1865. District attorney, 2d Judicial District, Montana Ty., 1883-1887. Member Montana Constitutional Convention, 1884.

District judge, 2d Judicial District, 1891-1892. Chief justice Supreme Court of the Montana, 1893-1899.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

father:
William Pemberton

mother:
Martha (Brooks) Pemberton