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Stanley Woodward

Stanley Woodward, American jurist.

Background

  • Woodward, Stanley was born on August 29, 1833 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George W. (chief justice Pennsylvania) and Sarah Elizabeth (Trott) W.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education Episcopal High School of Virginia, Wyoming Seminary, Pennsylvania. Graduated from Yale, 1855.

    Career

    • Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1856, established practice in Wilkes-Barre. Captain Company A, 43d Pennsylvania regiment, 1863. Judge 11th judicial district, Pennsylvania, 1879-1900.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Connections

    • Married Sarah R. Butler, June 3, 1857.
    • father: George W. Woodward
    • spouse: Sarah R. Butler
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