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Butler, Benjamin Franklin

Born: 1795 AD
Died: 1858 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Lawyers

1795 – Born on December 17th in Kinderhook Landing, Columbia County, New York. American lawyer.

1817 – He studied law and was admitted to the bar.

1818 – Married to Harriet Allen.

1821 – He was the district attorney of Albany County.

1825 – He was one of the commissioners to revise the State statutes.

1827 – Became a member of the New York State Assembly.

1831 – He was one of the founders of New York University.

1833 – Appointed as Attorney General by President Andrew Jackson.

1837 – Became the principal professor in New York University.

1858 – Died on November 8th in Paris, France.