Henry Williams Blodgett

Personal

Birthday: 
7/21/1821
Birthplace: 
Amherst, MA
Date of Death: 
2/9/1905
Place of Death: 
Waukegan, IL
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Waukegan, Illinois, 1845-1869
State representative, Illinois, 1852-1854
State senator, Illinois, 1858-1862
U.S. counsel before the Bering Sea Tribunal of Arbitration for settlement of differences between the U.S. and Great Britain involving fur seal fisheries in the Bering Sea, 1892-1893

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1844

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
Court Name: 

Illinois Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Ulysses Grant
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
01/11/1870
Termination Date: 
12/05/1892
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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