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Abraham Nott

congressman , jurist

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