Morrison Remick Waite

Personal

Birthday: 
11/29/1816
Birthplace: 
Lyme, CT
Date of Death: 
3/23/1888
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Maumee City, Ohio, 1839-1850
State representative, Ohio, 1849-1850
Private practice, Toledo, Ohio, 1850-1874
Advisor, Gov. David Tod, Ohio, 1863
U.S. representative, Geneva Arbitration Tribunal, 1871
President, Ohio constitutional convention, 1873

Education

Name of School: 
Yale College
Degree Year: 
1837
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1839

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Supreme Court of the United States, Chief Justice
Court Name: 

Supreme Court of the United States

President Nominating: 
Ulysses Grant
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
01/21/1874
Termination Date: 
03/23/1888
Termination Reason: 
Death
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Fourth Circuit, April 1, 1874-March 23, 1888

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