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William King McAllister
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1818
Salem
Washington County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1888
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

William was the son of William McAllister and Hannah Shoulder.

William was admitted to the New York Bar, and moved to Chicago in 1854. He served as Judge Recorder's Court, 1st District from 1868 until August 8, 1870, at which time he was elected to the Illinois Supreme Court. He served on the high court until his resignation on November 26, 1875. After his tenure on the high court, he served as Cook County Circuit Court Judge from 1875 - 1888, and Appellate Court Judge in the 1st District from 1879 - 1888; posts which he held until his death. 
 
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 Parents:
  William McAllister (1792 - 1871)
  Hannah Shoudler McAllister (1796 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Cordelia Andrews McAllister (1821 - 1899)
 
 Siblings:
  Archibald McAllister (1816 - 1883)*
  William King McAllister (1818 - 1888)
  Catherine Marie McAllister Walker (1821 - 1903)*
  Jesse McAllister (1824 - 1880)*
  Edward Savage McAllister (1828 - 1900)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Wayne Andrews
Record added: Apr 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88705058
William King McAllister
Added by: Wayne Andrews
 
William King McAllister
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