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Mason, Jeremiah, 1768-1848

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1768 - 1848

Jeremiah Mason was born on April 27, 1768 in Lebanon, Connecticut. He graduated from Yale College in 1788 after which he studied law, moved to Vermont and was admitted to the bar in 1791. From 1802-1805, Mason was attorney general of New Hampshire. He was elected as a Federalist to the US Senate and served from 1813-1817. He was a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives in 1820-1821 and 1824, and was president of the Portsmouth branch of the United States Bank in 1828-1829. He moved to Boston in 1832 and retired from the practice of law in 1838. Mason died on October 14, 1848.

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Briefs in the Dartmouth College Case

Mss 817519
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817519
Overview Briefs in the Dartmouth College case before the Superior Court of New Hampshire. Includes notes by Jeremiah Mason (1768-1848) on the arguments of the opposing counsel, Mr. Bartlett and Mr. Sullivan.

Charles Marsh letter

Mss 815501.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815501.1
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Mss 829460.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 829460.1
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Mss 819154
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819154
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 819174.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819174.1
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 819223
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819223
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 819256
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819256
Overview In English.

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 820365
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 820365
Overview In English.

Francis Brown letter

Mss 817457
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 817457
Overview In English.

Francis Brown letter

Mss 819417.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819417.1
Overview In English.