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Abraham Nott

Abraham Nott, American congressman, jurist. member United States House of Representatives from South Carolina., 6th Congress, 1799-1801.

Background

  • Nott, Abraham was born on February 5, 1768 in Saybrook, Connecticut, United States. Son of Josiah and Zerviah (Clark) Nott.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Yale, 1787.

    Career

    • Admitted to South Carolina. bar, 1791. Member United States House of Representatives from South Carolina., 6th Congress, 1799-1801. Judge South Carolina.

      Circuit Court, 1810-1824. Elected head South Carolina. Circuit Court of Appeals, 1824, declared it unconstl. for South Carolina.

      Legislature to determine time and meetings of South Carolina. Constitutional Conv.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives from South Carolina., 6th Congress, 1799-1801.

    Connections

    • Married Angelica Mitchell, August 1794. Children: Henry Junius, Josiah Clark.
    • father: Josiah Nott
    • mother: Zerviah (Clark) Nott
    • spouse: Angelica Mitchell
    • children: Henry Junius Nott
    • Josiah Clark Nott
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    Born February 5, 1768
    Died June 19, 1830
    (aged 62)
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