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William Hamersley, American judge.

Background

Hamersley, William was born on September 9, 1838 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of William James and Laura S. (Cooke) Hamersley.

Education

Graduate Trinity College, 1858, A.M., 1865 (Doctor of Laws, 1893). Studied Harvard Law School, 1859.

Career

Henry Williams, of Painesville, O., October 19, 1870. 2d, Jane, d. John Allen of Old Saybrook, Connecticut, October 25, 1882. Admitted to bar, 1859.

City attorney Hartford, 1865-1868. State’s attorney, 1868-1888. Judge Superior Court, 1893-1894.

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Errors of Connecticut, 1894-1908.

Connections

Married Cynthia, d.

father:
William James Hamersley

mother:
Laura S. (Cooke) Hamersley

spouse:
Cynthia