Willard, John Dwight, 1799-1864

Willard, John Dwight, 1799-1864

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1799 - 1864

Biography

John Dwight Willard was born on November 4, 1799 in Lancaster, New Hampshire. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1819, after which he spent two years in Savannah, Georgie for health reasons. In 1822, he became a tutor at Dartmouth College and in 1823 began the study of law. He was admitted to the bar in 1826. Willard began practicing in Troy, New York that same year. In 1831, he became editor of the "Troy Sentinal." From 1834-1840, he was associate judge of the Rensselaer County Court and from 1858-1859, a member of the New York State Senate. Willard died on October 9, 1864.

Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Willard letter

Mss 849370
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 849370
Date(s): 1849-06-20
Abstract

In English.

Henry Willard letter

Mss 849326
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 849326
Date(s): 1849-05-26
Abstract

In English.

Henry Willard letter

Mss 849609
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 849609
Date(s): 1849-11-09
Abstract

In English.

John Dwight Willard calculations

Mss 818900.10
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 818900.10
Date(s): 1818
Abstract

In English.

John Dwight Willard diary

Codex 003411
 Collection
Identifier: 003411
Date(s): 1822-09-13 to 1825-12-31
Abstract

Diary of John Dwight Willard (1799-1864) chronicling his life as a tutor at Dartmouth College (1822-1823) and while studying law.

John Wheelock letter

Mss 782211
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 782211
Date(s): 1782-03-11
Abstract

In English.

John Willard letter

Mss 825609
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 825609
Date(s): 1825-11-09
Abstract

In English.

Mrs. Sarah Ann (Boardman) Pearson letter

Mss 846464
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 846464
Date(s): 1846-08-14
Abstract

In English.