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Lawyer

Robert Dewey Benedict, American lawyer. member Society Colonial Wars, Military Order Foreign Wars.

Background

Benedict, Robert Dewey was born on October 3, 1828 in Burlington, Vermont, United States. Son of George Wyllys and Eliza (Dewey) Benedict.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Vermont, 1848, A.M., 1851 (Doctor of Laws, 1891).

Career

Admitted to bar, 1851. Established practice in New York. Retired 1906.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the District Courts of the United States Within the Second Circuit (10 vols.), 1869-1882. Also many published addresses. Editor: Benedict’s Admiralty (3d edit.), 1900.

Membership

Member Society Colonial Wars, Military Order Foreign Wars.

Connections

Married Frances A. Weaver, March 2, 1854.

father:
George Wyllys Benedict

mother:
Eliza (Dewey) Benedict

spouse:
Frances A. Weaver