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Ambrose Latting Jordan
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Birth: May 5, 1789
Hillsdale
Columbia County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1865
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Politician
Whig
Attorney General of New York (1848-49)
Lead defense counsel in the Anti-Rent War trial; got into fist fight with the prosecutor /AG John Van Buren, son of Martin Van Buren.

Defeated John Van Buren in 1847 and was first New York State Attorney General elected on popular ballot.

Also lost to Silas Wright in 1837 for US Senator. Served in the NY State Senate 1826-29.
DA of Otsego County 1818-20
Surrogate of Otsego County 1815-18 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  Caroline Jordan Clark (1815 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hudson City Cemetery
Hudson
Columbia County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Thomas J Fraser
Record added: Aug 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95632354
Ambrose Latting Jordan
Added by: Thomas J Fraser
 
Ambrose Latting Jordan
Added by: Thomas J Fraser
 
Ambrose Latting Jordan
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Added by: Thomas J Fraser
 
 
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