William Burnham Woods

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Birthday
3, 1824
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
May 14, 1887 (62)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
3, 1824
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
May 14, 1887 (62)

About

Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1880 to 1887.

Before Fame

He graduated from Yale University in 1845.

Trivia

He was a judge on what became the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit prior to becoming an associate justice.

Family Life

He had a brother named Charles.

Associated With

He was nominated to the Supreme Court by President Rutherford B. Hayes.

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