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William Pitt Ballinger

Texas Lawyer, Southern Statesman, 1825-1888 (Barker Texas History Series)

by John Anthony Moretta

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Published by Texas State Historical Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Biography: historical,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Texas,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • United States - State & Local - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8091449M
    ISBN 100876111991
    ISBN 109780876111994
    OCLC/WorldCa71890402

    BALLINGER, WILLIAM PITTWilliam Pitt Ballinger achieved prominence as a distinguished Texas lawyer, which earned him the name the "Nestor of the Texas bar."Ballinger was born in in Barbourville, Kentucky. From to Ballinger attended St. Mary's College, then began to study law on his own. His father was clerk of the courts of Knox County and hired the young Ballinger to . Ballinger (William Pitt) Papers, – (17 ft., 5 in.) This collection, produced and collected by William Pitt Ballinger (), soldier, attorney, and businessman of Galveston, Texas, is one of the outstanding sources of documentation for nineteenth-century Texas and Southern history, particularly of the Confederacy and the post.

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    John Anthony Moretta is the author of The Hippies ( avg rating, 12 ratings, 5 reviews), William Pitt Ballinger ( avg rating, 10 ratings, 1 review /5. 4'William Pitt Ballinger (Sept. 25, ?) was the son of James Franklin Ballinger and nephew of Joseph Eve, who married his aunt, Betsy Withers Ballinger. William Pitt was born at Barbourville, Knox County, Kentucky, and there he received his early education. He later studied one year at St. Mary's College near Lebanon, Kentucky, and then.


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This thoroughly researched and engagingly written biography brings Ballinger to life as one of the most compleat men of his time: lawyer, soldier, public servant, civic leader, author, editorialist, naturalist, education reformer, and bibliophile. William Pitt Ballinger (Septem – Janu ) was a respected and influential Texas lawyer and statesman.

His behind-the-scenes life had a major impact on the development of Texas realty and railroad law, furthering the Confederacy during the Civil War, the Reconstruction in Texas, the emancipation of black slaves, and the industrialization of the : SeptemBarbourville, Kentucky, U.S.

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BALLINGER, WILLIAM PITT (). William Pitt Ballinger, attorney, was born at Barbourville, Kentucky, on Septemthe son of James Franklin and Olivia (Adams) Ballinger. He attended St. Mary's College in Bardstown, Kentucky, moved to Galveston inand began the study of law with an uncle, James : Evergreen Cemetery, Galveston, Galveston.

William Pitt Ballinger was a Texas lawyer and political activist. He was born on Septem in Barboursville. Analysts say that his family background greatly affected his future life. This is because his grandfather was a settler in Kentucky and had served as Knox County Clerk as well as serving in the Kentucky legislature.William Pitt Ballinger was born in Barboursville, Kentucky, on Septeminto a family in which political life was a tradition.

His grandfather had been an early settler in Kentucky, and served as the first clerk of Knox County and as a Kentucky state senator.William Pitt Ballinger: Texas Lawyer,by John Anthony Moretta.

Austin: Texas State Historical Association, xii, pp. $ cloth. The dust jacket of this fine work notes that "few people have played a more important role in the history of Texas than William Pitt Ballinger.".