Marcus C. Lisle

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Marcus Claiborne Lisle
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Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kentucky's 10th district
In office
March 4, 1893 – July 7, 1894
Preceded by Joseph M. Kendall
Succeeded by William M. Beckner
Personal details
Born (1862-09-23)September 23, 1862
near Winchester
Died July 7, 1894( 1894-07-07) (aged 31)
Political party Democrat
Alma mater Columbia Law School

Marcus C. Lisle (September 23, 1862 – July 7, 1894) wan an American lawyer, judge and politician from Kentucky who served as member of the United States House of Representatives from 1893 until his death the following year.

Born near Winchester, Kentucky, Lisle attended the common schools of his native county and the University of Kentucky at Lexington. He was graduated from Columbia Law School, New York City. He was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of his profession in Winchester, Kentucky, in 1887. He served as county judge of Clark County, Kentucky, in 1890.

Lisle was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-third Congress and served from March 4, 1893, until his death in Winchester, Kentucky, July 7, 1894. He was interred in Winchester Cemetery.


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United States House of Representatives
Preceded by
Joseph M. Kendall
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Kentucky's 10th congressional district

Succeeded by
William M. Beckner