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William CLARK

William CLARK, Judge, United States District Court. Member: New Jersey Historical. Society (Trustee); New Jersey Mus. Association; American, New Jersey and Essex Co. Bar Assns.; Association Bar City of New York ; American Law Institute.

Background

  • CLARK, William was born on February 1, 1891 in Newark, New Jersey. Son of J. William and Margaretta (Cameron) Clark

  • Education

    • Newark Academy., 1904; St. Mark’s School, 1908; Harvard, B. A., 1911, Master of Arts, 1912, Bachelor of Laws, 1915

    Career

    • J. ; Admitted to bar in New Jersey, 1916; Counsellor at Law,, 1920; mem., firm Lindabury, Depue and Faulks, 1920-1923. Appointed Judge, New Jersey Court of Errors and Appeals, 1923; Judge, United States District Court, New Jersey, since 1925. Entered First R.O.T.C., Fort Meyer, Virginia., May 1917; Commissioned Second Lieutenant, Aug. 1917, and assigned to 314 Field Artillery ; First Lieutenant, Jan. 1918; Captain Sept. 1918; went overseas and served at front for 1 yr. Silver Star Citation for gallantry in action

    Religion

    Presbyterian Church.

    Connections

    • spouse Marjorie Blair, Sept, 20, 1913, Bernardsville, N.
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    Born February 1, 1891