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Peleg Arnold

Peleg Arnold, American Continental congressman.

Background

  • Arnold, Peleg was born on June 10, 1751 in Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States.

  • Education

    • Studied law.

    Career

    • General Assembly, 1777-1778. Assistant governor of Rhode Island, 1790. Chief justice Rhode Island Supreme Ct:, 1795-1809, 10-12.

      President Smithfield Union Bank, 1803. President Smithfield Acad.
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    Died February 13, 1820
    (aged 68)
    Nationality