Joseph Hopkinson

Personal

Birthday: 
11/12/1770
Birthplace: 
Philadelphia, PA
Date of Death: 
1/15/1842
Place of Death: 
Philadelphia, PA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Philadelphia and Easton, Pennsylvania, 1791-1814
U.S. representative from Pennsylvania, 1815-1819
Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1819-1820, 1823-1828
Private practice, Bordentown, New Jersey, 1820-1823
State assemblyman, New Jersey, 1821-1822

Education

Name of School: 
University of Pennsylvania
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1786
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1791

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Court Name: 

Pennsylvania Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
John Quincy Adams
Party Affiliation of President: 
Jeffersonian Republican
Commission Date: 
02/23/1829
Termination Date: 
01/15/1842
Termination Reason: 
Death
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