Moses McCure Strong
Mineral Point, WI
A Democrat, he served by appointment from President Martin Van Buren as U.S. District Attorney for the Territory of Wisconsin from 1838 to 1841 and from 1841 to 1846 was a prominent member of the upper house of Wisconsin's territorial legislature. Strong was a delegate to the first state constitutional convention in 1846 and in 1847 was an unsuccessful candidate for territorial delegate to Congress on the Democratic ...
U.S. Attorney for the WI Territory (WI Territory) 1838-1841
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.
Chapman, Rev. George T. Sketches Alumni Dartmouth College. Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1867.
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