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William Stryker Gummere, American judge.

Background

Gummere, William Stryker was born on June 24, 1852 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Barker and Elizabeth (Stryker) Gummere.

Education

Brother of Samuel Rene G. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1870, A.M., 1873, Doctor of Laws, 1902.

Career

Admitted to bar and practiced at Newark and Trenton. Was judge Circuit Court of Essex Company, New Jersey. Justice 1895-1901, chief justice, since 1901, Supreme Court of the New Jersey.

Connections

father:
Barker Gummere

mother:
Elizabeth (Stryker) Gummere