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Seneca Haselton, American judge. member Vt.

Background

Haselton, Seneca was born on February 26, 1848 in Westford, Vermont, United States. Son of Review Amos and Amelia (Frink) Haselton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Vermont, 1871, A.M., 1874. Bachelor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1875. (Doctor of Laws, University of Vermont, 1909).

Unmarried.

Career

Instructor mathematics, University of Michigan, 1873-1874. Admitted to bar, 1875. Member Vermont House of Representatives, 1886.

Mayor Burlington, 1891-1894. United States minister to Venezuela, 1894-1895. Democratic candidate for United States senator, 1900.

Judge Supreme Court of the Vermont, April 3, 1902-December, 1906. Chief Superior judge, December, 1906-December, 1908. Judge Supreme Court, 1908-May 1, 1919.

Membership

Member Vt.

Connections

father:
Review Amos Haselton

mother:
Amelia (Frink) Haselton