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William W. Goodrich

jurist

William W. Goodrich, American jurist. member assembly, 1866-1870.

Background

Goodrich, William W. was born on August 23, 1833 in Havana, New York, United States. Son of David and Mary Wenton Goodrich.

Education

Educated Amherst College, Doctor of Laws, and Albany Law School, Bachelor of Laws, 1853.

Career

Admitted to the bar, 1854. Major N.G.S.N.Y.; was chairman Board of Education. Delegate to International Maritime Conference, Washington, 1889.

President Republican general committee, 1886-1887. Member assembly, 1866-1870. President justice appellate div.

Supreme Court, New York, 1896-1904. Delegate diplomatic conference at Brussels to formulate treaty on Maritime Law. Also counsel for Justice Warren B. Hooker in proceedings for impeachment or removal.

Home: Brooklyn, New York.

Membership

Member assembly, 1866-1870.

Connections

Married Frances A. Wickes, September 10, 1857.

father:
David Goodrich

mother:
Mary Wenton Goodrich

spouse:
Frances A. Wickes