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Henry Galbraith Ward

Henry Galbraith Ward (April 19, 1851, New York City – August 24, 1933, Shelter Island, New York) was a federal appellate judge in the United States.

Henry Galbraith Ward
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Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
In office
June 30, 1921 – October 31, 1924
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
In office
May 18, 1907 – June 30, 1921
Appointed byTheodore Roosevelt
Preceded byWilliam James Wallace
Succeeded byJulius Marshuetz Mayer
Judge of the United States Circuit Court the Second Circuit
In office
May 18, 1907 – December 31, 1911
Appointed byTheodore Roosevelt
Preceded byWilliam James Wallace
Succeeded byCourt abolished
Personal details
Born(1851-04-19)April 19, 1851
New York, New York
DiedAugust 24, 1933(1933-08-24) (aged 82)
Shelter Island, Long Island, New York
EducationUniversity of Pennsylvania (B.A.)
University of Pennsylvania (M.A.)

Ward attended college at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, where he earned bachelor's and master's degrees, and then read law for admission to the bar. Ward worked as a lawyer in private practice in Philadelphia and then in New York City.

In 1907, President Theodore Roosevelt appointed Ward to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Ward assumed what is now referred to as senior status on the court in 1921, and fully retired in 1924. He died in 1933.

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Legal offices
Preceded by
William James Wallace
Judge of the United States Circuit Court for the Second Circuit
1907–1911
Succeeded by
Court abolished
Preceded by
William James Wallace
Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
1907–1921
Succeeded by
Julius Marshuetz Mayer