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Nicholas Trott

Nicholas Trott, British jurist. member Government's Council of Carolina.


  • Trott, Nicholas was born on January 30, 1663 in England. Son of Nicholas Trott.

  • Career

    • General in Bermuda, 1696-1697. Chief justice of Carolina, 1703-1729.


    • Author: Clavis Linguae Sanctae, 1719. The Laws of the British Plantations in America, Relating to the Church and the Clergy, Religion and Learning, 1721. The Laws of the Province of South Carolina, 2 vols., 1736.


    Member Government's Council of Carolina.


    • Married Jane Cooke; married second, Sarah (Cooke) Rhett, March 15, 1728.
    • father: Nicholas Trott. Trott
    • spouses: Jane Cooke
    • Sarah
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    Born January 30, 1663
    Died February 1, 1740
    (aged 77)