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William Matthew Merrick

William Matthew Merrick (September 1, 1818–February 4, 1889) was a United States Circuit Court judge for the District of Columbia and congressman from the fifth district of the state of Maryland.

Background

  • Merrick, William Matthew was born on September 1, 1818 in near Faulkner, Maryland, United States. Son of William Duhurst Merrick.

  • Education

    • Graduate Georgetown University, Washington, D. Studied law U. Va.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democratic Party

    Membership

    Member Maryland. House of Delegates, 1870. Member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from Maryland., 42d Congress, 1871-1873.

    Connections

    • father: William Duhurst Merrick
    • mother: Catherine Thomas Merrick
    • Wife: Mary Wickliffe Merrick
    William Merrick
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    Born September 1, 1818
    Died February 4, 1889
    (aged 70)
    Nationality
    • 1831
      Georgetown University
    • 1854 - 1863
      associate justice, United States Circuit Court for the District of Columbia
    • 1871 - 1873
      Democrat from Maryland, The United States Congress
    • 1885 - 1889
      associate judge, Supreme Court of the District of Columbia

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