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David Leonard Barnes

Biography of David Leonard Barnes

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Barnes
  • First Name: David
  • Middle Name: Leonard
  • Date of Birth: January , 28 , 1760
  • Place of Birth (POB): Scituate , Massachusetts (US-MA, MA, 25, Mass.)
  • Date of Death: November , 3 , 1812
  • Place of Death (POD): Providence , Rhode Island (US-RI, RI, 44, R.I., R. Isl)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

David Leonard Barnes Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, District of Rhode Island
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Thomas Jefferson ( Jeffersonian Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 01/06/1802
  • Judicial Recess Appointment date: 04/30/1801
  • Seat vacated by: Bourne , Benjamin
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 01/26/1802
  • Commission Date: 01/26/1802
  • Date of Termination: 11/03/1812
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

David Leonard Barnes in the Law School

  • Name of School: Harvard College
  • Law Degree Year: 1780

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1783

David Leonard Barnes Career Path


  • Private practice, Taunton, Massachusetts, 1783-1793
  • Private practice, Providence, Rhode Island, 1793-1802


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