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Nathan Kelsey Hall

Biography of Nathan Kelsey Hall

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Hall
  • First Name: Nathan
  • Middle Name: Kelsey
  • Date of Birth: March , 28 , 1810
  • Place of Birth (POB): Marcellus , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Date of Death: March , 2 , 1874
  • Place of Death (POD): Buffalo , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Nathan Kelsey Hall Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Northern District of New York
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Millard Fillmore ( Whig )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 08/13/1852
  • Seat vacated by: Conkling , Alfred
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 08/13/1852
  • Committee action: Reported Without Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 08/30/1852
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 08/31/1852
  • Commission Date: 08/31/1852
  • Date of Termination: 03/02/1874
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Nathan Kelsey Hall in the Law School

  • Name of School: Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1832

Nathan Kelsey Hall Career Path


  • Private practice, Buffalo, New York, 1832-1850
  • Clerk, Board of Supervisors, Erie County, New York, 1832-1838
  • City attorney, Buffalo, New York, 1833-1834
  • Alderman, Buffalo, New York, 1837
  • Master in chancery, Buffalo, New York, 1839-1841
  • Judge, Court of Common Pleas for Erie County [New York], 1841-
  • U.S. representative from New York, 1847-1849
  • Postmaster general of the United States, 1850-1852


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