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William Henry Vredenburgh, American judge. Member New Jersey Bar Association, Monmouth County Bar Assn (vice president), New Jersey History Society, Monmouth County History Society, New Jersey Society of Cincinnati, Holland Society of New York, Zeta Psi (Rutgers Chapter).

Background

Vredenburgh, William Henry was born on August 19, 1840 in Freehold, New Jersey, United States. Son of Peter (justice of Superior Court of New Jersey) and Eleanor (Brinckerhoff) V.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Rutgers College, New Jersey, 1859. Student Harvard University Law School, 1861-1862. (Doctor of Laws, Rutgers, 1907).

Career

Admitted to practice in New Jersey as attorney, 1862, counselor, 1865. Member board special commissioner on railroad taxation, 1897. Judge Court of Errors and Appeals, New Jersey, November 1, 1897-1916.

Now in law practice; president 1st National Bank, Freehold.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Writer of more than 65 judicial opinions in New Jersey Law and Equity Reports, 1898-1913.

Membership

Member New Jersey Bar Association, Monmouth County Bar Assn (vice president), New Jersey History Society, Monmouth County History Society, New Jersey Society of Cincinnati, Holland Society of New York, Zeta Psi (Rutgers Chapter).

Connections

Married Bessie Hartshorne Williams, of New York, February 25, 1868.

father:
Peter Vredenburgh

spouse:
Bessie Hartshorne Williams