Robert Troup

Personal

Birthday: 
1757
Birthplace: 
Elizabethtown, NJ
Date of Death: 
1/14/1832
Place of Death: 
New York, NY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Continental Army lieutenant colonel, 1776-1780
Secretary, Board of War, 1778
Secretary, Board of Treasury, 1779-1780
Private practice, Albany, New York, 1782-1783
Private practice, New York City, 1784-1796, 1798-1804
State assemblyman, New York, 1786
Clerk of court, U.S. District Court, District of New York, 1789-1796
Agent for Sir William Pulteney`s estates in western New York, 1801-1832

Education

Name of School: 
King`s College (now Columbia University)
Degree Year: 
1774
Name of School - Second: 
Read law

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New York
President Nominating: 
George Washington
Commission Date: 
12/10/1796
Termination Date: 
04/04/1798
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
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