Moulton Cropper Rogers
Rogers was a clerk of the state house of Representatives in Delaware before passing the bar in Lancaster, PA. He went on to serve in the PA State Senate and become Secretary of the Commonwealth of PA and Associate Justice of the PA Supreme Court. He Rogers died in Philadelphia, PA.
State Senator (PA) 1819
Secretary of the Commonwealth of PA (PA) 1823-1826
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (PA) 1826-1842
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), 6.
Rogers, Molton Cropper, Lectures of Reeve and Gould, 1808, Harvard Law Library
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