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Justice Robert Crockett Gregory

(Twenty-first Justice)

Justice Gregory

Justice Gregory was born February 15, 1811, in Kentucky and died January 25, 1885, in Lafayette, Indiana.300

At age two, his family moved to Indiana.301 He lived in Crawfordsville, Indiana, from 1832 to 1843, and was admitted to practice there in 1838.302

He served in the Indiana Senate from 1841 to 1843.303 In 1843, he moved to Lafayette where he practiced law the rest of his life.304 He served on the Indiana Supreme Court from January 1865 to January 3, 1871.305

300. Id. at 153.
301. 1 MONKS, supra note 25, at 255.
302. 1 id.
303. 1 id.
304. 1 id.
305. 1 BIOGRAPHICAL DIRECTORY, supra note 55, at 153.

Source: Browning, Minde C., Richard Humphrey, and Bruce Kleinschmidt. "Biographical Sketches of Indiana Supreme Court Justices." Indiana Law Review: Vol. 30, No. 1, 1997. View this source in PDF format.