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Daniel Chipman

Daniel Chipman, American congressman. member Vermont Constitutional Convention, 1793, 1814, 36,43, 50; member Vermont General Assembly from Middlebury, 1798; member United States House of Representatives from Vermont, 14th Congress, 1815-1816, resigned, May 5, 1816.

Background

  • Chipman, Daniel was born on October 22, 1763 in Salisbury, Connecticut, United States. Son of Samuel and Hannah (Austin) Chipman.

  • Education

    • Graduate Dartmouth, 1788.

    Career

    • Admitted to Rutland County (Vermont) bar, 1790. Member Vermont Constitutional Convention, 1793, 1814, 36,43, 50. State attorney Addison County, Vermont, 1797.

      Member Vermont General Assembly from Middlebury, 1798. Professor of law Middlebury College, 1806-1816. Speaker Vermont Legislature, 1813-1814.

      Member United States House of Representatives from Vermont, 14th Congress, 1815-1816, resigned, May 5, 1816. Appointed 1st reporter Vermont Supreme Court, 1823.

    Membership

    Member Vermont Constitutional Convention, 1793, 1814, 36,43, 50. Member Vermont General Assembly from Middlebury, 1798. Member United States House of Representatives from Vermont, 14th Congress, 1815-1816, resigned, May 5, 1816.

    Connections

    • Married Elatheria Hedge, 1796.
    • father: Samuel Chipman
    • mother: Hannah (Austin) Chipman
    • spouse: Elatheria Hedge
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    Died April 23, 1850
    (aged 86)
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