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William Evarts

William Maxwell Evarts

State of Residency: New York
Appointment: Mar 12, 1877
Entry on Duty: Mar 12, 1877
Termination of Appointment: Mar 7, 1881
Presidency: Hayes

As Secretary of State



Foreign Travels



Profile
Born: February 6, 1818
Died: February 28, 1901
Married: Helen Minerva Wardner
Education: Yale College; Harvard Law School
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions


Notable Events

  • Chief counsel for President Johnson in the impeachment trial of 1868


  • Previous Secretary of State: Hamilton Fish
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    Last Updated: Feb 2, 2001
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