Jeremiah Smith

Personal

Birthday: 
11/29/1759
Birthplace: 
Peterborough, NH
Date of Death: 
9/21/1842
Place of Death: 
Dover, NH
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Continental Army
Private practice, Peterborough, New Hampshire, 1786-1796
State representative, New Hampshire, 1798-1791
U.S. representative from New Hampshire, 1791-1797
U.S. attorney for the District of New Hampshire, 1797-1800
Judge, Rockingham County [New Hampshire] Probate Court, 1800-1801
Chief justice, Superior Court of Judicature of New Hampshire, 1802-1809, 1813-1816
Governor, New Hampshire, 1809-1810
Private practice, New Hampshire, 1810-1813, 1816-1820

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard University
Name of School - Second: 
Queens College (now Rutgers University)
Degree Year - Second: 
1780
Name of School - Third: 
Read law
Degree Year - Third: 
1786

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Circuit Court for the First Circuit
President Nominating: 
John Adams
Party Affiliation of President: 
Federalist
Commission Date: 
02/20/1801
Termination Date: 
07/01/1802
Termination Reason: 
Abolition of Court
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