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Joseph Borden Mckean

Joseph Borden Mckean, American jurist.


  • Mckean, Joseph Borden was born on July 28, 1764 in New Castle, Delaware, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary (Borden) Mckean.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the University Pennsylvania, 1782.


    • Admitted to Philadelphia bar, 1785. Attorney general Pennsylvania, 1800-1808, associate judge for City and County of Philadelphia, 1817-1825, president judge, 1825-1826. Trustee University of Pennsylvania, 1796-1826.


    • Married Hannah Miles, April.
    • father: Thomas Mckean
    • mother: Mary (Borden) Mckean
    • spouse: Hannah Miles
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    Died September 3, 1826
    (aged 62)