Harvey Freegrace Leavitt
Nancy Miner Leavitt (August 12, 1845)
Elizabeth Chatterton Leavitt (1873)
Leavitt, however, soon tired of legal practice and returned to his first calling, the ministry. He was ordained in 1830 and had churches in Stratford and Vergennes, VT. From 1839 to 1874, he acted as a Member of the Corporation of Middlebury College, as well as a Fellow of the College. After the death of his ...
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.
Catalogue of the Litchfield Law School, Hartford, CT: Press of Case, Tiffany and Company, 1849.
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