Flatbushville, Sussex County, N.
Ulster County, N. Y.
Milton Smith, lawyer, was born in
Flatbushville, Sussex county, New Jersey, January 31, 1866. He removed to
Ulster county, New York, in 1879 and was graduated from the High School at
Ellenville, New York, in 1882, winning a competitive scholarship for a full
course as Cornell University. After four years at Cornell he was graduated
with the degree of Ph. B.
Mr. Smith is a member of the Chi Psi and Phi Delta Phi fraternities, and was the
former’s chief executive for the United States in 1886 and 1887. His
course at Cornell included law, and he was admitted to the bar in 1889. He
then came to Denver and engaged in practice which, to a great extent, is in
mining, corporation, insurance and irrigation litigation. He is a member
of the University and Denver Athletic Clubs, takes an active interest in State
politics, and for several years has been Chairman of the Democratic State