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Henry Newton Sheldon, American judge. Member Massachusetts Judicature Commission, since 1919.

Background

Sheldon, Henry Newton was born on June 28, 1843 in Waterville, Maine, United States. Son of David Newton and Rachel Hobart (Ripley) Sheldon.

Education

Brother of Edward Stevens S. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1863 (Doctor of Laws, 1908). 2d and First lieutenant 55th Massachusetts Infantry, 1864-1865.

Career

Practiced law at Boston, 1866-1894. Justice Superior Court of Massachusetts, 1894-1905. Justice Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, from October 18, 1905-January 4, 1915.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Law of Subrogation, 1882.

Membership

Member Massachusetts Judicature Commission, since 1919.

Connections

Married Clara P. Morse, December 31, 1868.

father:
David Newton Sheldon

mother:
Rachel Hobart (Ripley) Sheldon

spouse:
Clara P. Morse