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Henry Harrison Swan, American judge.

Background

Swan, Henry Harrison was born on October 2, 1840 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Joseph G. and Mary C. (Ling) Swan.

Education

Student University of Michigan, 1858-1861, Doctor of Laws, 1902.

Career

Engaged in steamboating in San Joaquin and Sacramento rivers, California, in earlier years. Admitted to California bar, 1867. Michigan bar, 1867; assistant United States district attorney, Detroit, 1870-1877.

United States district judge, Eastern District of Michigan, since 1891.

Connections

Married Jennie E. Clark, April.

father:
Joseph G. Swan

mother:
Mary C. (Ling) Swan

spouse:
Jennie E. Clark