Mason, Jeremiah, 1768-1848

Mason, Jeremiah, 1768-1848

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1768 - 1848

Biography

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 55 Collections and/or Records:

Jeremiah Mason deed

Mss 811405.3
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 811405.3
Date(s): 1811-07-05
Scope and Contents

Jeremiah Mason deed for sale of land in Portsmouth to John Haven of Portsmouth. Witnesses bye Josiah Butler and N.A. Haven, Jr. Inludes additional attached document dated October 14, 1811.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 813320
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 813320
Date(s): 1813-05-20
Scope and Contents

Letter from Jeremiah Mason of Portsmouth, New Hampshire to Ezekiel Wesbster in Boscawen, New Hampshire, asking Webster to give Carleton his receipt for money paid on the execution against Taylor.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 815465
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 815465
Date(s): 1815-08-15
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 816565
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 816565
Date(s): 1816-10-15
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 818264.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 818264.1
Date(s): 1818-04-14
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 818509
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 818509
Date(s): 1818-09-09
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 818511
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 818511
Date(s): 1818-09-11
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 819422.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819422.2
Date(s): 1819-07-22
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Mss 819560
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819560
Date(s): 1819-08-10
Abstract

In English.

Jeremiah Mason letter

Webster Mss 827412.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 827412.1
Date(s): 1827-07-12
Abstract

In English.