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Frederic Byron Hall, American judge.

Background

Hall, Frederic Byron was born on February 20, 1843 in Saratoga Springs, New York, United States. Son of Jonathan and Livonia (Hayward) Hall.

Education

Served in 17th Connecticut Vols., 1862-1863. Discharge on account of sickness. Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1867, A.M., by special vote, 1890.

(honorary Master of Arts, Yale, 1890. Doctor of Laws, Brown, 1909).

Career

Admitted to bar, 1870. Judge Court of Common Pleas, Fairfield Company, Connecticut, 1877-1889. Judge Superior Court of Connecticut, 1889-1897.

Judge Supreme Court of Errors, since 1897, chief justice, 1909.

Connections

Married Jennie A. Lewis, January 1, 1872.

father:
Jonathan Hall

mother:
Livonia (Hayward) Hall

spouse:
Jennie A. Lewis