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Willard Hall
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1780
Westford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 10, 1875
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA

U.S. Congressman: Served as Secretary of the State of Delaware from 1811 to 1814 and again in 1821. Elected as a Republican and served as a U.S. Congressman to the Fifteenth U.S. Congress and reelected to the Sixteenth U.S. Congress and served from March 4, 1817, until January 22, 1821. Received a recess appointment from President James Monroe to a seat on the United States District Court for the District of Delaware vacated by Judge John Fisher. He served on the court for over 48 years, until December 6, 1871, when he resigned. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Willis Hall (1747 - 1813)
  Mehitable Poole Hall (1755 - 1804)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet Hillyard Hall (1798 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  Lucinda Hortensia Hall Porter (1809 - 1869)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willard Hall (1780 - 1875)
  Elizabeth Hall (1787 - 1870)*
  Hannah Hall Wright (1791 - 1878)*
  Benjamin Hall (1796 - 1879)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery
Wilmington
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Feb 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33966212
Willard Hall
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Willard Hall
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Willard Hall
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