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Otto Carlston Martin -- "Otto"

Hartford, KY

LL. B., Librarian Henry Clay Law Society, Member Union Literary Society, and S.U. A.A.

One of the most promising members of his class. Little "Otto" forsook the calling of the law and entered the business world at the great City of Hartford.

"The man who carried the Statutes in his head."

-The Kentuckian, 1910

Otto Carlston Martin (November 25, 1890 - December 31, 1962) was born in Ohio County, Kentucky to Ransom Basil Martin and Delilah (Delia) A. Flener. Martin practiced law in Hartford after graduation. He was, at one time, the Master Commissioner for the Ohio County Circuit Court. He also served as Commonwealth's Attorney for Ohio County. He married Lena Coppage in 1911.