1846 – Born on June 22nd in Boston. He achieved prominence as an educator and concentrated his career efforts at Harvard.
1868 – He was a graduate of Harvard College.
– Ames began his teaching career as an instructor for a private school in Boston.
1871-1872 – Ames earned a master of arts degree and attended Harvard Law School.
1873 – Graduated at Harvard Law School.
– He became associate professor at Harvard.
1877 – He became a professor at Harvard.
1895 – He was the Dean of Harvard Law School.
1899 – He received his doctor of laws degrees from the University of Pennsylvania.
1903-1904 – Earned his doctor of laws degrees from the Northwestern University and Harvard.