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Stanley Woodward

jurist

Stanley Woodward, American jurist.

Background

Woodward, Stanley was born on August 29, 1833 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of George W. (chief justice Pennsylvania) and Sarah Elizabeth (Trott) W.

Education

Preparatory education Episcopal High School of Virginia, Wyoming Seminary, Pennsylvania. Graduated from Yale, 1855.

Career

Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1856, established practice in Wilkes-Barre. Captain Company A, 43d Pennsylvania regiment, 1863. Judge 11th judicial district, Pennsylvania, 1879-1900.

Connections

Married Sarah R. Butler, June 3, 1857.

father:
George W. Woodward

spouse:
Sarah R. Butler