Christian B. Woodruff

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Christian B. Woodruff (born 1829 in New York City) was an American politician from New York.

Life[edit]

He was a member of the New York State Assembly (New York Co., 3rd D.) in 1859, 1860 and 1861.

He was a member of the New York State Senate (4th D.) from 1862 to 1865, sitting in the 85th, 86th, 87th and 88th New York State Legislatures.

On May 5, 1864, Woodruff was appointed by New York City Comptroller Matthew T. Brennan to the Board of Tax Commissioners. The incumbent commissioners refused to go out of office, and the imbroglio was taken through the courts for a few months.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
Richard Winne
New York State Assembly
New York County, 3rd District

1859–1861
Succeeded by
George L. Loutrel
New York State Senate
Preceded by
John McLeod Murphy
New York State Senate
4th District

1862–1865
Succeeded by
Benjamin Wood