David Howell

Personal

Birthday: 
1/1/1747
Birthplace: 
Morristown, NJ
Date of Death: 
7/30/1824
Place of Death: 
Providence, RI
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Professor, Brown University, 1766-1824
Private practice, Providence, Rhode Island, 1768-1779, 1781-1782
Justice of the peace, Providence, Rhode Island, 1779
Justice, Rhode Island Court of Common Pleas, Providence County, 1780
Delegate, Continental Congress, 1782-1785
Associate justice, Supreme Court of Rhode Island, 1786-1787
Attorney general, State of Rhode Island, 1789
Boundary commissioner, New York City, 1794

Education

Name of School: 
College of New Jersey (now Princeton University)
Degree Year: 
1766
Name of School - Second: 
Rhode Island College (now Brown University)
Degree - Second: 
A.M.
Degree Year - Second: 
1769

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Rhode Island
Court Name: 

Rhode Island District Court

President Nominating: 
James Madison
Party Affiliation of President: 
Jeffersonian Republican
Commission Date: 
11/17/1812
Termination Date: 
07/30/1824
Termination Reason: 
Death
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