Nathaniel Niles


Nathaniel Niles Famous memorial

Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 31 Oct 1828 (aged 87)
Fairlee, Orange County, Vermont, USA
Burial West Fairlee Center, Orange County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 7179945 View Source

US Congressman. He graduated from Princeton College in 1766, studied law and medicine and was a teacher in New York City. He studied theology and was a preacher in Torrington, Connecticut. After the American Revolution, he moved to West Fairlee, Vermont, served as a member of the Vermont State House of Representatives in 1784 and as a judge of the Vermont Supreme Court, (1784-88). Upon the admission of Vermont as a state into the Union, he was elected as an Anti-Administration candidate to the Second and Third Congresses, serving (1891-95). After his term, he again was a member of the Vermont State House of Representatives, (1800-03, 1812-15).

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  • Added: 12 Feb 2003
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Nathaniel Niles (4 Apr 1741–31 Oct 1828), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7179945, citing West Fairlee Center Cemetery, West Fairlee Center, Orange County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .