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Charles Henry Truax

Charles Henry Truax, American jurist. member Constitutional Convention, State of New York, 1894.

Background

  • Truax, Charles Henry was born on October 31, 1846 in Durhamville, Oneida County, New York, United States. Son of Henry P. T., and descended from Philippe du Trieux, a Walloon, who came to the Island of Manhattan about 1623.

  • Education

    • Student Hamilton College, 1867, A.M., Doctor of Laws.

    Career

    • Judge of Superior Court City of New York, 1880-1894. Justice Supreme Court, State of New York, January 1896. Member Constitutional Convention, State of New York, 1894.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Constitutional Convention, State of New York, 1894.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy C. Stone, February 9, 1871. Married second, Caroline Sanders, March 4, 1896.
    • father: Henry P. T. Truax
    • spouses: Nancy C. Stone
    • Caroline Sanders
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    Born October 31, 1846
    Died 1910
    (aged 63)
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