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Willard Wesbery Miles, American judge. member Vermont House of Representatives, 1872, 1878-1879, 1904-1905.

Background

Miles, Willard Wesbery was born on February 6, 1845 in Albany, Vermont, United States. Son of Orin and Eunice (Clark) Miles.

Education

Education common schools, academic, and pvtly. in Greek and Latin.

Career

Principal Albany Academy and superintendent schools, 1867-1868. Admitted to bar, 1872. Superintendent schools, Craftsbury, Vermont, 1876.

Town clerk, Craftsbury, 1874-1881. Member Vermont House of Representatives, 1872, 1878-1879, 1904-1905. Senate, 1894-1895; state attorney, Orleans Company, 1890-1894.

Judge Supreme Court of Vermont, November 25, 1905-December, 1906. Superior judge and chancellor, December, 1906-February 1, 1917. Associate Justice Supreme Court Court, 1917-1923, retired.

Membership

Member Vermont House of Representatives, 1872, 1878-1879, 1904-1905.

Connections

Married Ellen M. Dow, September 29, 1872.

father:
Orin Miles

mother:
Eunice (Clark) Miles

spouse:
Ellen M. Dow