Nathaniel Job Hammond

Nathaniel Job Hammond

Birth
Elbert County, Georgia, USA
Death 20 Apr 1899 (aged 65)
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Burial Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 7937005 · View Source
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U.S. Congressman. He graduated from the University of Georgia, in 1852, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1853 and commenced to practice law in Atlanta, Georgia. He was solicitor general of the Atlanta circuit, (1861-65), reporter of the Georgia Supreme Court, (1867-72) and Georgia Attorney General, (1872-77). In 1879, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-sixth Congress and to the next three succeeding Congresses, serving until 1887. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law until his death at age 65.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Added: 30 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7937005
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nathaniel Job Hammond (26 Dec 1833–20 Apr 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7937005, citing Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .