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Smith, John Shropshire

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Smith, John Shropshire
February 28, 2007 06:41PM
B.O. GAINES HISTORY of SCOTT COUNTY, KENTUCKY. Vol. II. First Published
in 1904, Reprinted in 1981 by the Frye Printing Co., Georgetown, KY

HON. JOHN SHROPSHIRE SMITH OF INDIANAPOLIS, IND. The above is a
likeness of Hon. John Shropshire Smith, a son of Scott county and now a
distinguished lawyer of Indianapolis, Ind. Mr. Smith is a son of the
late Dr. R. G. Smith and was born on a farm on the Georgetown and Paris
pike about six miles from Georgetown. Mr. Smith studied law and
practiced his profession in Paris for many years. In 1892 he was
elected Commonwealth's Attorney of the Judicial District composed of
Franklin, Bourbon, Woodford and Scott counties, which place he filled
with credit to himself and honor to his party. At the expiration of his
term he removed to Indianapolis, Ind. and is one of the most prominent
lawyers practicing at that bar.

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