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Addison Brown

Biography of Addison Brown

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Brown
  • First Name: Addison
  • Date of Birth: February , 21 , 1830
  • Place of Birth (POB): West Newbury , Massachusetts (US-MA, MA, 25, Mass.)
  • Date of Death: April , 9 , 1913
  • Place of Death (POD): New York , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Addison Brown Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: James A. Garfield ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 10/12/1881
  • Judicial Recess Appointment date: 06/02/1881
  • Seat vacated by: Choate , W.G.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 10/13/1881
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 10/14/1881
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 10/14/1881
  • Commission Date: 10/14/1881
  • Date of Termination: 08/30/1901
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Retirement

Addison Brown in the Law School

  • Name of School: Harvard University
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1852

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Harvard Law School
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1854

Addison Brown Career Path


  • Private practice, New York City, 1855-1881


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  • Description: Biography of Addison Brown Biographic DetailsFamily Name (Surname): Brown First Name: Addison Date of Birth: February , 21 [...]

This entry was last updated: January 29, 2016

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