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Livingston, Edward, 1764-1836

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1764 - 1836

Edward Livingston (May 28, 1764 – May 23, 1836) was an American jurist and statesman. He was an influential figure in the drafting of the Louisiana Civil Code of 1825, a civil code based largely on the Napoleonic Code. Livingston represented both New York and then Louisiana in Congress and served as the U.S. Secretary of State from 1831 to 1833.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 824367.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 824367.1
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Edward Livingston letter

Mss 822330
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 822330
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Edward Livingston letter

Mss 825101
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 825101
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