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William Whiting Boardman
Birth: Oct. 10, 1794
New Milford
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 1871
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Yale College in 1812, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1819 and opened a law practice in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1891. He was the first Judge of Probate in New Haven, (1825-29), a Connecticut State Senator, 1830-32) and a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, (1836-39). In 1840, he was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-sixth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of William L. Storrs, reelected to the Twenty-seventh Congress, serving until 1843. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he was a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, (1845, 49, 51) and practiced law until his death at age 76. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Elijah Boardman (1760 - 1823)
  Mary Anna Whiting Boardman (1767 - 1848)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Hall Boardman (1819 - 1906)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elijah Boardman (1783 - 1847)**
  William Whiting Boardman (1794 - 1871)
  Henry Mason Boardman (1797 - 1846)*
  George Sherman Boardman (1799 - 1825)*
  Caroline Maria Boardman Schroeder (1802 - 1853)**
  Mary Anna Boardman (1805 - 1822)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Grove Street Cemetery
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Central Ave., plot 37
 
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Record added: Dec 10, 2005
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