image preview

Class Year



Thomas Lindsay Creekmore, LL.B.

Lexington, Kentucky

Alpha Sigma Phi; Tau Kappa Alpha; Law Debating Team (2,3); Union Debating Team (4); Varsity Debating Team (4); Treasurer Henry Clay Law Society (3); Democratic Club; Associate Editor Law Journal (4); Jilted Brethren; Morton High Club.

Creekmore, an orator, a lawyer and a business man, has a deep voice to serve his deep mind. He is the Daniel Webster of the Law Department. In society he prefers, in class he concurs, in life he prospers.

-The Kentuckian, 1917

Thomas Lindsay Creekmore (February 20, 1895 - December 27, 1983) was born in Madison County, Kentucky to Addison Creekmore and Sarah Margaret Thomas. Creekmore practiced law in Lexington and later practiced in Pikeville, Kentucky. He served multiple terms as a United States Commissioner for the Eastern District of Kentucky. Creekmore was married twice--his wives were Tot Ruth York (m. 1923-1964) and Lora Hubbard (m. 1967).