Edward Woodruff Seymour
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|Edward Woodruff Seymour|
|Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court|
|Member of the United States House of Representatives from Connecticut's 4th congressional district|
|Preceded by||Frederick Miles|
|Succeeded by||Miles T. Granger|
|Member of the Connecticut Senate|
|Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives|
August 30, 1832|
|Died||October 16, 1892
|Resting place||East Cemetery|
|Alma mater||Yale College (1853)|
Edward Woodruff Seymour (August 30, 1832 – October 16, 1892) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Connecticut, son of Origen Storrs Seymour, great-nephew of Horatio Seymour.
Born in Litchfield, Connecticut, Seymour attended the public schools and was graduated from Yale College in 1853. He studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1856 and practiced in Litchfield and Bridgeport, Connecticut.
He served as member of the State house of representatives from 1859 to 1860, and from 1870 to 1871. He served in the State senate in 1876.
He was appointed as a judge of the Connecticut Supreme Court in 1889.
He died in Litchfield, Connecticut, on October 16, 1892. He was interred in East Cemetery.
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|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Connecticut's 4th congressional district
1883 – 1887
Miles T. Granger