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Thomas Addis Emmet Weadock, Irish lawyer. Member Michigan History Commission, 1934.


Weadock, Thomas Addis Emmet was born on January 1, 1850 in County Wexford, Ireland. Son of Lewis and Mary (Cullen) Weadock.


Brought to the United States, 1850, father naturalized, 1856. Bachelor of Laws, University of Michigan, 1873.


1 son, George P. Teacher district schools, Ohio, 1866-1871. Admitted to Michigan and Ohio bars, 1873, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1882. In practice at Bay City, 1873-1895, Detroit, since 1895.

Prosecuting attorney, 1877-1878, mayor of Bay City, 1883-1885. President Michigan Democratic State Convention, 1885-1894. Member 52d and 53d Congresses (1891-1895), 10th Michigan District.

Delegate at large, Democratic National Convention, 1896. Democratic candidate for justice Supreme Court of the Michigan, 1904, 1928. Democratic candidate United States Senate, 1930.

Presidential elector, 1932. Justice Supreme Court of the Michigan, 1933-1934. Chevalier Legion of Honor (France).


Member Michigan History Commission, 1934.


Married Mary E. Tarsney, 1874 (died 1889).; married second, Nannie E. Curtiss, 1893 (died 1927). Children: Thomas J. (deceased), Lewis J., Alice M. B. (deceased), Mary, Isabel, Monica W. (Mistress.

Lewis Weadock

Mary (Cullen) Weadock

Mary E. Tarsney

Nannie E. Curtiss

Thomas J. Weadock (deceased)

Lewis J. Weadock

Alice M. B. Weadock (deceased)

Mary Weadock

Isabel Weadock

Monica W. (Mrs Weadock