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George Wallace Thompson, Canadian judge. Mason.

Background

Thompson, George Wallace was born on August 9, 1850 in St. Mary’s, Ontario, Canada. Son of Robert and Theresa (Lee) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Toronto (Ontario) U., 1874.

Career

Admitted to Iowa bar, 1875, and practiced in Osceola. Removed to Galesburg, Illinois, 1877. Member Board of Aldermen, 1880-1884.

Judge Circuit Court, 9th Circuit, Illinois, since 1897. Judge Appellate Court, 2d Illinois District, 1906-1912, 3d District, since 1912. Director Galesburg National Bank.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Hettie Linsley, September 11, 1884.

father:
Robert Thompson

mother:
Theresa (Lee) Thompson

spouse:
Hettie Linsley