James Fisher Trotter

James Fisher Trotter

Birth
Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Death 9 Mar 1866 (aged 63)
Holly Springs, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Holly Springs, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 13055215 · View Source
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US Senator. A practicing lawyer in Hamilton, Mississippi, he was a Judge of the Circuit Court of Mississippi in 1838 when he was appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate from Mississippi. He served less than a year. Following his Senate service, he was a Mississippi Supreme Court Judge from 1839 to 1842, Professor of Law at the University of Mississippi from 1860 to 1862, and a Circuit Court Judge from 1866 until his death later that year.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 17 Jan 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13055215
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Fisher Trotter (5 Nov 1802–9 Mar 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13055215, citing Hill Crest Cemetery, Holly Springs, Marshall County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .