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justice , Su preme Court

Wm. B. CARSWELL, Justice, Su preme Court. Member of Minerva Lodge, Artist Fellowship &Master of Arts; Clan McDonald, O.S.C.

Background

CARSWELL, Wm. B. was born on January 8, 1883 in Edinburgh, Scotland. Son of David Bruce and Ann (Brown) Barswell.

Education

St. Lawrence University, Brooklyn Law School, Bachelor of Laws. Master of Laws; Doctor of Laws.

Career

1924. Bklyn, New York Elected State Senator, 6 District, Kings Company, 1912. Reelected 1914. Appointed Corporation Counsel Brooklyn, New York, 1917. Resigned 1922. term. Second Judicial District, 1922.

Designated in 1927 5 year period by Governor Smith, Justice of Appellate Division, Second Department Supreme Court.

Membership

Member of Minerva Lodge, Artist Fellowship &Master of Arts. Clan McDonald, O.S.C. Clubs: Montauk, St. Alban Golf, University of Brooklyn, Washington.

Connections

Spouse Charlotte E. Riegger, June 17.