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lawyer

Erastus Appleman Williams, American lawyer. Member Territorial House of Representatives, 1872-1873, 1883-1887 (speaker, 1883); member of council, Dak. Ty., 1874-1875.

Background

Williams, Erastus Appleman was born in October 1850 in Mystic, Connecticut, United States. Son of Daniel R. and Matilda (Appleman) Williams.

Education

Educational public schools of Wisconsin and Illinois.

Career

Admitted to bar of Stephenson Company, Illinois, May, 1871, and commenced practice at Yankton, Dak. Ty. same month, and ever since in practice.

Membership

Member Territorial House of Representatives, 1872-1873, 1883-1887 (speaker, 1883). Member of council, Dak. Ty., 1874-1875.

Connections

Married Jennie E. Hettinger, of Freeport, Illinois, February 19, 1882.

father:
Daniel R. Williams

mother:
Matilda (Appleman) Williams

spouse:
Jennie E. Hettinger