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William Wood Crump

William Wood Crump, American jurist.


  • Crump, William Wood was born on November 25, 1819 in Henrico County, Virginia, United States. Son of Sterling Jamieson and Elizabeth (Wood) Crump.

  • Education

    • Graduated from College William and Mary, 1838.


    • Admitted to Virginia bar, 1840. Judge Circuit Court for City of Richmond (Virginia), 1851. Assistant secretary treasury Confederate States American.

      President of the board visitors College William and Mary. Defense lawyer for Jefferson Davis in treason trial, 1867.


    • Married Mary Tabb.
    • father: Sterling Jamieson Crump
    • mother: Elizabeth (Wood) Crump
    • spouse: Mary Tabb.
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    Born November 25, 1819
    Died February 27, 1897
    (aged 77)