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Lawyer

John Griswold White, American lawyer. Member Cleveland Grays and of Ohio National Guard.

Background

White, John Griswold was born on August 10, 1845 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Son of Bushnell and Elizabeth Brainard (Clark) White.

Education

Studied law under father.

Career

Admitted to Ohio bar and Ohio federal courts, 1865, later to the United States Circuit Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of the United States Court. Practiced in Cleveland. Member White, Cannon & Spieth.

President Public Library Board, Cleveland, 1884-1886, and since 1913. Member board of trustees Cleveland Law library association.

Membership

Member Cleveland Grays and of Ohio National Guard.

Connections

father:
Bushnell White

mother:
Elizabeth Brainard (Clark) White