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Waite, Byron Sylvester

Born September 27, 1852, in Penfield, NY
Died December 31, 1930, in Yonkers, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Associate Justice, U.S. Customs Court
Reassigned on May 28, 1926, to a new seat authorized by 44 Stat. 669. Service terminated on November 1, 1930, due to retirement.

Other Federal Judicial Service:
Member, Board of General Appraisers
Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on June 13, 1902, to a seat vacated by Charles H. Ham. Confirmed by the Senate on June 19, 1902, and received commission on June 25, 1902. Service terminated on May 28, 1926, due to reassignment.

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University of Michigan, B.A., 1880

Professional Career:

Private practice, Wayne County, Michigan, 1881-1889
State representative, Michigan, 1889-1890, 1895-1896
Assistant prosecutor, Wayne County, Michigan, 1895-1898
Judge, Michigan Circuit Court, Third Judicial Circuit, 1898-1900