Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar
After leaving Litchfield, CT, Lamar returned to Georgia. He opened an office in Milledgeville, GA, however, his legal practice floundered for many years. In 1819, he revised Clayton's Georgia Justice. The following year he compiled Laws of Georgia, 1810 - 1820. This was a significant work of 1,300 pages and many other lawyers obtained a copy for their offices.
In 1821, he became the partner of Joel Crawford when he resumed his legal practice, this time ...
Records for the schools were sporadic, especially in the formative years of both institutions. If instructors kept comprehensive records for the Litchfield Female Academy or the Litchfield Law School, they do not survive. Researchers and staff have identified students through letters, diaries, family histories and genealogies, and town histories as well as catalogues of students printed in various years. Art and needlework have provided further identification of Female Academy Students, and Litchfield County Bar records document a number of Law School students. The history of both schools and the identification of the students who attended them owe credit to the early 20th century research and documentation efforts of Emily Noyes Vanderpoel and Samuel Fisher, and the late 20th century research and documentation efforts of Lynne Templeton Brickley and the Litchfield Historical Society staff.
Handwritten list by William Samuel Johnson, Catalogue of the Students at Law in the school at Litchfield Conn. at & after Aug. 15th 1817.., Connecticut Historical Society, Johnson Family Papers, 1722-1863, Box - Johnson Papers.
Catalogue of the Litchfield Law School Hartford, CT: Press of Case, Tiffany and Company, 1849.
Bonner, James C. Milledgeville: Georgia's Antebellum Capitol. Athens, GA: 1978.
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