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William Gardner Choate, American judge. member Choate, Larocque & Mitchell. United States district judge, Southern District, New York, 1878-1881. President Harvard.

Background

Choate, William Gardner was born on August 30, 1830 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George and Margaret Manning (Hodges) Choate.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1852, Bachelor of Laws, 1854, A.M., 1860.

Career

In practice at New York, since 1856. Member Choate, Larocque & Mitchell. United States district judge, Southern District, New York, 1878-1881.

President Harvard Club, 1872-1874.

Membership

Member Choate, Larocque & Mitchell. United States district judge, Southern District, New York, 1878-1881. President Harvard.

Connections

Married Mary Lyman Atwater, June 29, 1870.

father:
George Choate

mother:
Margaret Manning (Hodges) Choate

spouse:
Mary Lyman Atwater