Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff
After Woodruff's admission to the bar, he moved to New York City where, in 1832, he partnered with Willis Hall (who graduated from Law School in 1826). Hall and Woodruff remained partners until 1836 when Woodruff practiced on his own until 1840. He then partnered with George Wood and Richard Goodman under the firm name of Woodruff & Goodman. He remained there until his election ...
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court 1856-1861
Judge Court of Appeals 1868-1869
- Photograph of Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff
- Woodruff Family Collection
- Document Box
- Eyeglasses Case
- Set of Dominoes by Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff
- Map of the United States by Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff
Records for the schools were sporadic, especially in the formative years of both institutions. If instructors kept comprehensive records for the Litchfield Female Academy or the Litchfield Law School, they do not survive. Researchers and staff have identified students through letters, diaries, family histories and genealogies, and town histories as well as catalogues of students printed in various years. Art and needlework have provided further identification of Female Academy Students, and Litchfield County Bar records document a number of Law School students. The history of both schools and the identification of the students who attended them owe credit to the early 20th century research and documentation efforts of Emily Noyes Vanderpoel and Samuel Fisher, and the late 20th century research and documentation efforts of Lynne Templeton Brickley and the Litchfield Historical Society staff.
Federal Judicial Center, "Woodruff, Lewis Bartholomew." http://www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=2645&cid=999&ctype=na&instate=na
Paisley, Donald J. "Lewis Bartholomew Woodruff." https://www.nycourts.gov/history/legal-history-new-york/luminaries-court-appeals/woodruff-lewis.html
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