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Joseph Borden Mckean

jurist

Joseph Borden Mckean, American jurist.

Background

Mckean, Joseph Borden was born on July 28, 1764 in New Castle, Delaware, United States. Son of Thomas and Mary (Borden) Mckean.

Education

Graduated from the University Pennsylvania, 1782.

Career

Admitted to Philadelphia bar, 1785. Attorney general Pennsylvania, 1800-1808, associate judge for City and County of Philadelphia, 1817-1825, president judge, 1825-1826. Trustee University of Pennsylvania, 1796-1826.

Connections

Married Hannah Miles, April.

father:
Thomas Mckean

mother:
Mary (Borden) Mckean

spouse:
Hannah Miles