Thomas Kimberly Brace
Emily Burnham Brace (July 31, 1838)
Brace's experiences in the mercantile and banking businesses led him to an interest in the insurance ...
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.
Litchfield County Bar Association Records, 1802, Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library.
Dexter, Franklin Bowditch. Biographical Sketches of the Graduates of Yale with Annals of College History, Vol. 5. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1911.
Burnham, Roderick H. Genealogical Records of Thomas Burnham, the Emigrant. Hartford, CT: The Case, Lockwood and Brainard Co. Print, 1884.
Burt, Henry M. and Silas W. Burt. Early Days in New England. Life and Times of Henry Burt of Springfield and some of his Descendants. Springfield, MA: Clark W. Bryan Company, Printers, 1893.
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