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us: Paine, Elijah, 1757-1842


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  • Variants

    • us: Payne, Elijah, 1757-1842
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1757-01-21
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1842-04-28
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Brooklyn (Conn.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Williamstown (Vt.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Harvard College (1780- )
        • Affiliation End: 1781
    • Organization

        (naf) Harvard College (1780- )
    • Affiliation End

        1781
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Federal Party (U.S.)
    • Organization

        (naf) Federal Party (U.S.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Vermont. General Assembly. House of Representatives
        • Affiliation Start: 1787
        • Affiliation End: 1790
    • Organization

        (naf) Vermont. General Assembly. House of Representatives
    • Affiliation Start

        1787
    • Affiliation End

        1790
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
        • Affiliation Start: 1795
        • Affiliation End: 1801
    • Organization

        (naf) United States. Congress. Senate
    • Affiliation Start

        1795
    • Affiliation End

        1801
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Sources

    • found: Young, A. Young against Chipman, 1827: t.p.(Judge Elijah Paine, Rutland (Vt.) Circuit Court)
    • found: DAB (Paine, Elijah; farmer, manufacturer, jurist; U.S. senator from Vt.; b. 1/21/1757; d. 4/28/1842)
    • found: MWA/NAIP files (hdg.: Paine, Elijah, 1757-1842; usage: Elijah Paine; variant: Elijah Payne)
    • found: Bio. dir. of the U.S. Congress website, September 9, 2015 (Paine, Elijah, a Senator from Vermont; born in Brooklyn, Conn., January 21, 1757; attended the public schools; served in the Revolutionary War; graduated from Harvard College in 1781; studied law; admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Windsor, Vt.; practiced law and cultivated a farm; began a settlement at Williamstown; established a cloth factory and a saw and grist mill in Northfield; secretary of the State constitutional convention 1786; member, State house of representatives 1787-1790; judge of the State supreme court 1791-1795; elected to the United States Senate in 1794; reelected as a Federalist in 1800 and served from March 4, 1795, to September 1, 1801, when he resigned; United States judge of the district of Vermont from 1801 until his death in Williamstown, Orange County, Vt., April 28, 1842; interment in West Hill Cemetery in Williamstown.)
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    • 2015-12-12: revised
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