Horace Gray

Personal

Birthday: 
3/24/1828
Birthplace: 
Boston, MA
Date of Death: 
9/15/1902
Place of Death: 
Nahant, MA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1851-1864
Reporter, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1854-1861
Justice, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, 1864-1881; chief justice, 1873-1881

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard College
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1845
Name of School - Second: 

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1849
Name of School - Third: 
Read law
Degree Year - Third: 
1851

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Supreme Court of the United States
Court Name: 

Supreme Court of the United States

President Nominating: 
Chester A. Arthur
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/20/1881
Termination Date: 
9/15/1902
Termination Reason: 
Death
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
First Circuit, January 30, 1882-September 15, 1902
Second Circuit, July 15, 1893-April 1, 1894

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