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George Willard Wall, American lawyer. Member Illinois Constl.

Background

Wall, George Willard was born on April 22, 1839 in at Chillicothe, Ohio, United States. Son of George Tingley and Maria Hannah (Adams) Wall.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1858. Bachelor of Laws, Cincinnati Law School, 1859. Admitted to bar, 1859.

Career

Member Illinois Constitutional Convs., 1862, 1870. State’s attorney, 3d circuit. 1864-1868; judge Circuit Court, 3d circuit Illinois, 1877-1897 (assigned to Appellate Court, 1879-1897).

President State Board of Law Examiners, since 1897. Retired. Residence: DuQuoin, Illinois.

Membership

Member Illinois Constl.

Connections

Married Du Quoin, Illinois, May 29, 1862, Celeste Nettleton.

father:
George Tingley Wall

mother:
Maria Hannah (Adams) Wall

spouse:
Du Quoin