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Memorials of Connecticut Judges and Attorneys
As Printed in the Connecticut Reports
volume 201, page(s) 821


The Honorable Henry J. Goldberg, 78, of West Hartford, a State Trial Referee who retired as a judge of the Superior Court in 1978, died on August 8, 1986.

Judge Goldberg was appointed to the Circuit Court in 1966, to the Court of Common Pleas in 1974, and to the Superior Court in 1977.

Judge Goldberg was born in Hartford in 1908. He graduated in 1925 from Weaver High School and in 1929 from the University of Pennsylvania, where he received his B.A. degree. He returned to the University of Pennsylvania for his law degree, which he received in 1933.

Judge Goldberg was engaged in private practice until his appointment to the bench. He also served with the United States Army Intelligence during World War II.

Judge Goldberg was a founding member of the Beth El Temple in West Hartford and served on its board of trustees. He was a member of the Pennsylvania Bar, the Connecticut Bar, the Hartford County Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association.

He was survived by his wife, Miriam.