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jurist

Robert Paine Dick, American jurist. member North Carolina Council, 1862; member North Carolina Senate (peace candidate), 1864.

Background

Dick, Robert Paine was born on October 5, 1823 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of John McClintock and Parthenia (Williamson) Dick.

Education

Graduated from the University North Carolina, 1843.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1845. Delegate to Democratic National Convention, Baltimore, 1852. United States district attorney for North Carolina, 1853-1861.

Member North Carolina Council, 1862. Member North Carolina Senate (peace candidate), 1864. United States district judge for North Carolina, 1866-1868, 72-98.

The American Association For Justice North Carolina Supreme Court, 1868-1872.

Membership

Member State constl; member of council of State, 1861-1864. Member State senate, 1864-1865.

Connections

Married Mary Adams.

father:
John McClintock Dick

mother:
Parthenia (Williamson) Dick

spouse:
Mary Adams.