Thomas Cotton Chittenden

Thomas Cotton Chittenden

Birth
Stockbridge, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 22 Aug 1866 (aged 77)
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Burial Adams, Jefferson County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 6400149 · View Source
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US Congressman. Born in Stockbridge, Massachusetts, he moved to Jefferson County, New York, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1813 and commenced to practice law in Adams, New York. In 1839, he was elected as a Whig to the Twenty-sixth and Twenty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1843. After his term, he was appointed Judge of Jefferson County, served for five years then transferred his judicial duties to Watertown, New York. There he also practiced law and engaged in banking until his death at age 77.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 8 May 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6400149
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Cotton Chittenden (30 Aug 1788–22 Aug 1866), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6400149, citing Adams Rural Cemetery, Adams, Jefferson County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .