William Asa Fletcher Edit Profile
Studied law, Esperance, New York.
Moved to Michigan, circa 1820. Practiced law, Detroit, 1821-1823. Chief justice Wayne County (Michigan) Court, 1823-1825.
Attorney general Michigan Territory, 1825-circa 1830. Member Michigan Territorial Council, 1830. Judge Michigan Judicial Circuit, Ann Arbor, 1833-1836.
1st chief justice Michigan State Supreme Court, 1836-1842. Prepared The Revised Statutes of the State of Michigan (adopted by Michigan 1837). Regent University of Michigan, 1842-1846.
Member Michigan Territorial Council, 1830.
Married twice; married second, Adeline D. Doyle, 1843.