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Norman Buel Judd

Norman Buel Judd was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, and the grandfather of U.S. Representative Norman Judd Gould of New York.


  • He moved to Chicago, Illinois in 1836 and continued the practice of his profession. He served as city attorney 1837-1839. He served as a member of the Illinois Senate from 1844 to 1860. He served as delegate to the 1860 Republican National Convention. He was appointed Minister Plenipotentiary to the Kingdom of Prussia by President Abraham Lincoln on March 6, 1861, and served until 1865.

    Judd was elected as a Republican to the Fortieth and Forty-first Congresses (March 4, 1867-March 3, 1871). He declined to be a candidate for reelection in 1870. He was appointed collector at the port of Chicago by President Ulysses S. Grant on December 5, 1872, and served until his death in Chicago at age 63.


Party affiliation: Republican Party


Denomination: Catholic


  • father: Norman Judd - American
  • mother: Catherine Van der Heyden Judd - American
  • Wife: Adeline Rossiter
Norman Buel Judd
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Born January 10, 1815
Died November 11, 1878
(aged 63)
  • 1844 - 1860
    Member of Illinois Senate, Senate
    USA, Illinois, Chicago, United States
  • 1861 - 1865
    Minister Plenipotentiary to the Kingdom of Prussia, Government
    Berlin, Prussia


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  • Religions
    • Catholicism
  • Career
    • Senate
    • Government
    • U.S. House of Representatives
  • Relatives
    • Norman Judd
    • Catherine Van der Heyden Judd
    • Adeline Rossiter
  • Party affiliation
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