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1732 – Born in Maryland on the 4th of November. 1760 – He was taught at home, and as a man read law before being admitted to practice law. 1770 – He attended both the First (1774) and Second (1775) meetings of the Continental Congress. 1775 – He was a draftsman of the Maryland declaration ..

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1771 – Johnson, William born in Charleston, South Carolina on the 27th of December. He is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. 1790 – He graduated from the College of New Jersey (now Princeton) with the highest honors of the class and studied law as an apprentice to the office of Charles Cotesworth Pinckney. ..

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1745 – Born on the 12th of December in New York City.   1768 – He attended King’s College, the forerunner of today’s Columbia College, and began the practice of law, partnership with his relative by marriage, Robert Livingston   1774 – He believed the British tax measures were wrong and thought Americans were morally ..

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1892 – Born on February 13th in Spring Creek, Pennsylvannia. American jurist. 1913 – Despite the fact that he did not have a law degree, he was admitted to the bar after a brief period of study at Albany law school. 1916 – Married to Irene Alice Gerhardt. 1934 – He was appointed general counsel ..

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1731 – Born in Windham, Connecticut on the 3rd of July.   1754 – He was admitted to the bar, and moved to Norwich, Connecticut to begin practicing law.  1761 – He married Martha Devotion.   1764 – Huntington began his political career in earnest when Norwich sent him as one of their representatives to ..

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US jurist and Republican politician   governor of New York 1907-1910   Supreme Court justice 1910-1916   Republican presidential candidate 1916   Secretary of State 1921-1925   president of American Bar Association 1924-1925   judge on Permanent Court of International Justice 1928-1930   Supreme Court chief justice..

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1822 – Born in Uffington, Berkshire on the 20th of October. 1834 – He went to Rugby School, which was then under Dr Thomas Arnold, a contemporary of his father at Oriel College, Oxford, and the most influential British schoolmaster of the 19th century. 1842 – He went on to Oriel. 1845 – Graduated B.A. ..

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US Jurist     fought in Civil War 1861-1864 and wounded at battles of Ball’s Bluff 1861, Antietam 1862, Fredericksburg 1863   admitted to Massachusetts bar 1867   partner in law firm Shattuck, Holmes and Munroe 1873-1882   wrote "The Common Law" 1881   associate justice of Massachusetts supreme court 1882-1899   chief justice of ..

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1696 – Henry Home was the son of George Home of Kames. 1712 – Henry Home was tutored at home until his 16th year, first by clergyman John Wingate and later by a Mr. Anderson who taught him Greek, Latin, mathematics, and physics.          – He was apprenticed to a Writer to the Signet ..

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