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 Calvin Goddard

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Calvin Goddard Famous memorial

Birth
Shrewsbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death
2 May 1842 (aged 73)
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Burial
Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID
7370437 View Source

U.S. Congressman. He attended Plainfield Academy, graduated from Dartmouth College New Hampshire, in 1786, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1790 and commenced to practice law in Plainfield, Connecticut. He was a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, (1795-1801). In 1801, he was elected as a Federalist to the Seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Elizur Goodrich, reelected to the Eighth and Ninth Congresses, serving until his resignation in 1805. He was again elected to the Connecticut State House of Representatives in 1807, a member of the executive council, (1808-15), judge of the superior court, (1815, 18) and Mayor of Norwich, Connecticut, (1814-34).

U.S. Congressman. He attended Plainfield Academy, graduated from Dartmouth College New Hampshire, in 1786, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1790 and commenced to practice law in Plainfield, Connecticut. He was a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives, (1795-1801). In 1801, he was elected as a Federalist to the Seventh Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Elizur Goodrich, reelected to the Eighth and Ninth Congresses, serving until his resignation in 1805. He was again elected to the Connecticut State House of Representatives in 1807, a member of the executive council, (1808-15), judge of the superior court, (1815, 18) and Mayor of Norwich, Connecticut, (1814-34).

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 20 Apr 2003
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 7370437
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/7370437/calvin-goddard: accessed ), memorial page for Calvin Goddard (17 Jul 1768–2 May 1842), Find a Grave Memorial ID 7370437, citing Norwich City Cemetery, Norwich, New London County, Connecticut, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.