Born in Norwich, Connecticut, Walbridge attended school in Bennington, Vermont. He moved to Ithaca, New York in 1820. He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Ithaca. He served as clerk of the board of supervisors of Tompkins County in 1824. He served as president of the village council of Ithaca, Tompkins County, in 1829 and again in 1842. He was a member of the State assembly in 1846.
He was Trustee of Ithaca Academy 1858–1868. He served as judge and surrogate of Tompkins County in 1859–1868. He moved to Leonia, New Jersey, in 1868 and practiced law in New York City.
- William Gedney Wallbridge, Descendants of Henry Wallbridge, who married Ann Amos, December 25th, 1688, at Preston, Conn, with some notes on the allied families of Brush, Fassett, Dewey, Fobes, Gager, Lehman, Meech, Stafford. Scott (Philadelphia Press of Franklin Printing Company 1898): 98-99.
- John T. Gulick, "Hawaii Cousins: Mrs. Alice E. Wallbridge Gulick" The Friend (February 1911): 17-18.
- United States Congress. "Henry S. Walbridge (id: W000030)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Henry S. Walbridge at Find a Grave
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|Preceded by |
William T. Jackson
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 26th congressional district
Andrew Oliver (New York)
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