Waterman, Thomas Whitney was born on June 28, 1821 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Son of Thomas Glasby and Pamela Whitney) Waterman.
Attended Yale, 1838-1841.
Admitted to New York bar, 1848. Edited American edition of Compendium of the Law and Practice of Vendors and Purchasers of Real Estate (Joseph Henry Dart), 1851. Edited 4th edit. of Treatise on the Principles and Practice of the Action of Ejectment (John Adams), 1854.
Edited 2d edition. of A Treatise on the Law of New Trials in Cases Civil and Criminal (David Graham), 1855. Published American edit. of Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery (John Tamlyn (, 1865. Author: Treatise on the Civil Jurisdiction of Justices of the Peace, 1849, The American Chancery Digest, 1851.
A Treatise on the Law of Set-Off, Recoupment and Counter Claim, 1869. A Digest of Decisions on Criminal Cases, 1877. A Practical Treatise on the Laws Relating to the Specific Performance of Contracts, 1881.
A Treatise on the Law of Corporations, 2 vols., 1888.