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William Henry Seaman, American judge.

Background

Seaman, William Henry was born on November 15, 1842 in New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Williams and Arelisle (Crane) Seaman.

Education

Educational public schools, Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Worked as printer, 1859-1861. Served in 1st Wisconsin Infantry, 1861-1864, in Civil War.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1868, and engaged in practice until 1893. United States dist, judge, Eastern District, Wisconsin, 1893-1905. United States circuit judge, 7th Circuit, February, since 1905.

Home: Sheboygan, Wis.

Connections

Married Mary A. Peat, December 17, 1868.

father:
Williams Seaman

mother:
Arelisle (Crane) Seaman

spouse:
Mary A. Peat