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Milton Hervey Merwin, American judge. member of New York Constl.

Background

Merwin, Milton Hervey was born on June 16, 1832 in Leyden, New York, United States. Son of Alanson and Amanda (Kimball) Merwin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hamilton College, 1852 (Doctor of Laws, 1878).

Career

Admitted to bar, July 1853. Surrogate, Jefferson County, New York, 1860-1864. Member of New York Constitutional Convention, 1867-1868.

Justice Supreme Court of the New York, 1874-1903. Assigned to general term, 1888-1895. Appellate Division, 1895-1900.

Membership

Member of New York Constl.

Connections

Married Helen E. Knapp, November 1858.

father:
Alanson Merwin

mother:
Amanda (Kimball) Merwin

spouse:
Helen E. Knapp