Byron Sylvester Waite

Personal

Birthday: 
9/27/1852
Birthplace: 
Penfield, NY
Date of Death: 
12/31/1930
Place of Death: 
Yonkers, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

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

Education

Name of School: 
University of Michigan
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1880
Name of School - Second: 
Read law

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Customs Court
President Nominating: 
Reassignment
Party Affiliation of President: 
Reassignment
Commission Date: 
5/28/1926
Termination Date: 
11/1/1930
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

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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