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Judge Charles L. Hibbard January 1, 1871 - January 1, 1947

Born in 1871
Died in 1947 at the age of 76
Born in Pittsfield, Ma.

Father of Stephen B. Hibbard

Judge for 34 years with the Central Berkshire District Court

Hibbard’s court was best described as patient, with a desire to give a fair hearing compounded with mercy and common sense.

The former Hibbard Elementary School and later the Hibbard alternate school were named after Judge
Hibbard. Like so many of Pittsfield’s other original schools,  these two schools have closed.