Alfred Conkling

Personal

Birthday: 
10/12/1789
Birthplace: 
Amagansett, NY
Date of Death: 
2/5/1874
Place of Death: 
Utica, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Johnstown, New York, 1812-1813
Private practice, Canajoharie, New York, 1813-1819
District attorney, Montgomery County, New York, 1819-1821
U.S. representative from New York, 1821-1823
Private practice, Albany, New York, 1823-1825
Minister to Mexico, U.S. Department of State, 1852-1853
Private practice, Omaha, Nebraska, 1853-1861
Writer, Rochester and Geneseo, New York, 1861-1872
Writer, Utica, New York, 1872-1874

Education

Name of School: 
Union College
Degree Year: 
1810
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1812

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of New York
Court Name: 

New York Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
John Quincy Adams
Party Affiliation of President: 
Jeffersonian Republican
Commission Date: 
12/14/1825
Termination Date: 
08/25/1852
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
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