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William Thomas Spear, American judge.

Background

Spear, William Thomas was born on June 3, 1834 in Warren, Ohio, United States. Son of Edward and Ann (Adgate) Spear.

Education

Public school education. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1859.

Career

In practice at Warren, O., until 1878. Prospective attorney Trumbull Company, O., 1873-1877. Judge Court of Common Pleas, 1878-1885.

Justice Supreme Court of the Ohio, since 1885(elected 5 times, chief Justice, 1892-1898 and 1904, 1911). Home: Warren, O.

Connections

Married Frances E. York, September 28, 1864.

father:
Edward Spear

mother:
Ann (Adgate) Spear

spouse:
Frances E. York