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  Akin, Warren
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NameWarren Akin
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, Georgia , United States
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Born October 09, 1811
DiedDecember 17, 1877 (66 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifedThomas Walker
Feb 16, 2005 02:50pm
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InfoBorn: 10-9-1811, Elbert Co., VA
Died: 12-17-1877, Cartersville, GA
Buried: Cassville Cemetery, Cassville
Married: Mary F. deVerdery; Eliza Hooper
An ordained Methodist Minister and Trustee of Emory College, Akin distinguished himself as a lawyer by arguing the first five cases heard by the Georgia Supreme Court. He served as Speaker of the Georgia House of Representatives and as a Confederate Congressman. Continued by his descendants, Akin's law practice, established in Bartow County in 1836, is today one of the oldest law practices in the state of Georgia.



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