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William Law Learned

William Law Learned, American jurist.

Background

  • Learned, William Law was born on July 24, 1821 in New London, Connecticut, United States. Son of Ebenezer and Lydia (Coit) Learned.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1841, Doctor of Laws, 1878. Admitted to bar, Rochester, New York, 1844. Settled in Albany; justice Supreme Court New York, 1870-1891.

      Presiding justice same court, 1875-1891.

    Career

    • Author: Learned Genealogy. Edited: Madam Knight’s Journal. Earle’s Microcosmography.

      Home: Albany, New York.

    Works

    • Author: Learned Genealogy. Edited: Madam Knight’s Journal. Earle’s Microcosmography.

    Connections

    • Married Phebe R. Marvin, May 29, 1855. Married second, Katharine De Witt, January 15, 1868.
    • father: Ebenezer Learned
    • mother: Lydia (Coit) Learned
    • spouses: Phebe R. Marvin
    • Katharine De Witt
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    Died 1904
    (aged 82)
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