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 Frederick Whittlesey

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Frederick Whittlesey

Birth
New Preston, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 19 Sep 1851 (aged 52)
Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Burial Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA
Plot Section G, Lot 79
Memorial ID 7258051 View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Yale College in 1818, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1821 and commenced to practice law in Cooperstown, New York, in 1822. He was treasurer of Monroe County, (1829-30) and elected as an Anti-Masonic candidate to the Twenty-second and Twenty-third Congresses, serving (1831-35). After leaving Congress, he resumed the practice of law, was city attorney of Rochester, New York, in 1838 and vice chancellor of the eighth judicial district of New York, (1839-47). In addition, he was a justice of the New York State Supreme Court, (1847-48) and a professor of law at Genesee College from 1850, until his death.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/7258051/frederick-whittlesey : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Whittlesey (12 Jun 1799–19 Sep 1851), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7258051, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .