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Lawyer

John Wetmore Hinsdale, American lawyer. Served in C.S.A., 1861-1865.

Background

Hinsdale, John Wetmore was born on February 4, 1843 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of Samuel Johnston and Elizabeth (Christopher) Hinsdale.

Education

Academic education at Fayetteville, North Carolina, and Yonkers, New York. Student, University of North Carolina, 1858-1861, Columbia Law School, 1865-1866.

Career

Major John Devereux, 1869.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author of the Nonsuit Act and Equity Reference Act of North Carolina, as adopted by state legislature. Also annotation of Winston’s North Carolina reports.

Membership

Served in C.S.A., 1861-1865.

Connections

Married Ellen, d.

father:
Samuel Johnston Hinsdale

mother:
Elizabeth (Christopher) Hinsdale

spouse:
Ellen