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Peter B. Muir

Birth: 1822 in Nelson County, Kentucky

Death: 1911

Residence: Louisville, Kentucky


Biography: Educated at Hanover College in Hanover, Indiana. Married Sophronia Rizer Muir. Law partner of Thomas W. Riley. Represented Louisville in the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1857. Circuit Judge of the Seventh Judicial District of Kentucky from 1857 to 1865.


Citation: H. Levin, ed., Lawyers and Lawmakers of Kentucky (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company, 1897), 184.