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Choate, William Gardner

Born August 30, 1830, in Salem, MA
Died November 14, 1920, in Wallingford, CT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Nominated by Rutherford B. Hayes on March 14, 1878, to a seat vacated by Samuel Blatchford. Confirmed by the Senate on March 25, 1878, and received commission on March 25, 1878. Service terminated on June 1, 1881, due to resignation.

Harvard University, A.B., 1852
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1854

Professional Career:

Private practice, North Danvers, Massachusetts, 1855-1857
Private practice, Salem, Massachusetts, 1857-1865
Private practice, New York City, 1865-1878, 1881-1920