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Lawyer

Thomas Nesbitt Mccarter, American lawyer. member American Geography Society.

Background

Mccarter, Thomas Nesbitt was born on January 31, 1824 in Morristown, New Jersey, United States. Son of Robert Harris and Eliza Nesbitt Mccarter.

Education

Graduate Princeton, 1842 (honorary Doctor of Laws, 1875).

Career

Admitted to New Jersey bar, 1845. Commenced practice at Newton, New Jersey. Removed to Newark, June 1865.

Was appointed, 1863, Chancery reporter of New Jersey, and published 2 vols. chancery reports (14 and 15 New Jersey Equity Reports). Delivered annual address, 1868, at commencement at Princeton before the 2 literary societies, as representative of America Whig Society.

Membership

Member American Geography Society.

Connections

Married Mary Louise Haggerty, December 4, 1849 (died 1896).

father:
Robert Harris

mother:
Eliza Nesbitt Mccarter

spouse:
Mary Louise Haggerty