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Christopher Ellery

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Christopher Ellery, American senator. member United States Senate (Democrat, filled vacancy) from Rhode Island, May 6, 1801-1805.

Background

Ellery, Christopher was born on November 1, 1768 in Newport, Rhode Island, United States.

Education

Graduated from Yale, 1787. Studied law, admitted to bar, began practice of law, Newport.

Membership

Member United States Senate (Democrat, filled vacancy) from Rhode Island, May 6, 1801-1805.