Ira Perley Edit Profile
Honorary Doctor of Laws, Dartmouth, 1852.
Perley represented both Hanover and Concord in the New Hampshire House of Representatives. Perley was appointed by Governor Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr. as an Associate Justice of the Superior Court of Judicature on October 1852 and as the Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Judicature on July 20, 1855 by Governor Ralph Metcalf. Perley resigned from the court on October 1, 1859, he was reappointed as Chief Justice on August 1, 1864, and he resigned again in September 1869.
Perley died on February 26, 1874 in Concord, New Hampshire.
Member N.H. Legislature from Hanover, 1 term, from Concord, 1839-1840, 70-71.
Married Mary Nelson, June 11, 1840.