David Smith Terry (1823–1889) was a California jurist and Democratic politician, who was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California, and the primary author of the Constitution of 1879. He also won a duel with U.S. Senator David C. Broderick in Broderick's second duel in 1859. He died in 1889, after being shot by a bodyguard of U.S. Justice Stephen J. Field.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • David Smith Terry (1823–1889) was a California jurist and Democratic politician, who was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California, and the primary author of the Constitution of 1879. He also won a duel with U.S. Senator David C. Broderick in Broderick's second duel in 1859. He died in 1889, after being shot by a bodyguard of U.S. Justice Stephen J. Field. (en)
dbo:battle
dbo:birthDate
  • 1823-03-08 (xsd:date)
  • 1823-3-8
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:country
dbo:deathDate
  • 1889-08-14 (xsd:date)
  • 1889-8-14
dbo:deathPlace
dbo:militaryBranch
dbo:militaryCommand
  • 37th Texas Cavalry
dbo:militaryRank
dbo:militaryUnit
dbo:office
  • Chief Justice of California
dbo:orderInOffice
  • 4th
dbo:party
dbo:predecessor
dbo:profession
dbo:relation
dbo:successor
dbo:termPeriod
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 844130 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 731519457 (xsd:integer)
dbp:after
dbp:before
dbp:placeofburial
dbp:placeofburialLabel
  • Stockton Rural Cemetery
dbp:spouse
  • Cornelia Runnels
  • Sarah Althea Hill
dbp:termEnd
  • 1859 (xsd:integer)
dbp:termStart
  • 1857 (xsd:integer)
dbp:title
dbp:years
  • 1857 (xsd:integer)
dct:description
  • Confederate Army soldier and judge (en)
dct:subject
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/hypernym
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • David Smith Terry (1823–1889) was a California jurist and Democratic politician, who was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California, and the primary author of the Constitution of 1879. He also won a duel with U.S. Senator David C. Broderick in Broderick's second duel in 1859. He died in 1889, after being shot by a bodyguard of U.S. Justice Stephen J. Field. (en)
rdfs:label
  • David S. Terry (en)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:depiction
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:givenName
  • David (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • David S. Terry (en)
is dbo:relation of
is dbo:successor of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is dbp:after of
is dbp:predecessor of
is foaf:primaryTopic of