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Case Broderick

Born: Sep 23, 1839

Death: Apr 1, 1920

Birthplace: Marion

Nationality: United States

Case Broderick

Date of Birth : Sep 23, 1839
Date of Death : Apr 1, 1920
Birth Place : Marion

Case Broderick was a U.S. Representative from Kansas. Born near Marion, Indiana, Case Broderick was a cousin of David Colbreth Broderick and Andrew Kennedy. Broderick attended the common schools in Indiana. He moved to Holton, Kansas, in 1858 and engaged in agricultural pursuits. Case Broderick married Mary A. Ewbank on August 23, 1860 in Jackson County, Kansas Territory. Mary was born in Dearborn Co. in Southeast Indiana, May 12, 1831. During the Civil War, he enlisted as a private in the Kansas 2nd Light Artillery Battery 27 May 1863 and was mustered out at Leavenworth 11 August 1865. He then studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Holton, Kansas. He served as mayor of Holton in 1874 and 1875, and was prosecuting attorney of Jackson County 1876-1880. He was a member of the Kansas Senate 1880-1884. He was appointed by President Arthur as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Idaho in March 1884 and took up his residence in Boise City, Idaho. He served until the fall of 1888, when he returned to Holton, Kansas, and resumed the practice of law. His wife, Mary, died November 13, 1888.

Also known as

  • Mayor Case Broderick


  • Mary Ann Ewbank
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