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Morrill, David Lawrence, 1772-1849

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1772 - 1849

David Lawrence Morril was a Senator from New Hampshire; born in Epping, N.H., June 10, 1772; taught by his grandfather and later attended Exeter Academy, Exeter, N.H.; studied medicine and engaged in practice in Epsom, N.H., 1793-1800; studied theology; was ordained; pastor of the Presbyterian Church of Goffstown 1802-1811; resumed the practice of medicine; member, State house of representatives 1808-1817, and served as speaker in 1816; elected as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate and served from March 4, 1817, to March 3, 1823; was not a candidate for renomination; member and president, State senate 1823-1824; Governor of New Hampshire 1824-1827; moved to Concord in 1831; edited the New Hampshire Observer 1831-1833; died in Concord, N.H., January 28, 1849;

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Dartmouth College awards and prizes

Mss 824469.2
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Identifier: Mss 824469.2
Overview In English.

David L. Morrill letter

Mss 824480
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 824480
Overview In English.

David Lawrence Morril recommendation

Mss 824469
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 824469
Overview In English.

James Wilson letter

Mss 821162
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 821162
Overview In English.