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Melville Fuller
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8th Chief Justice of the United States
In office
October 8, 1888 – July 4, 1910
Nominated by Grover Cleveland
Preceded by Morrison Waite
Succeeded by Edward Douglass White
Personal details
Born (1833-02-11)February 11, 1833
Augusta, Maine
Died July 4, 1910(1910-07-04) (aged 77)
Sorrento, Maine
Spouse(s) Calista Reynolds (1858); Mary Coolbaugh (1866)
Children 6
Alma mater Bowdoin College
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Melville Weston Fuller (February 11, 1833 – July 4, 1910) was an American lawyer, jurist, and politician. He was the eighth Chief Justice of the United States between 1888 and 1910. He was nominated by Grover Cleveland.

Fuller died in Sorrento, Maine from a heart attack, aged 77.

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