Samuel Milligan

Personal

Birthday: 
11/16/1814
Birthplace: 
Greene County, TN
Date of Death: 
4/20/1874
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

State representative, Tennessee, 1841-1847
Private practice, Greeneville, Tennessee, 1846-1847; 1848-1860
Editor, Greeneville [Tennessee] Spy, 1849
U.S. Army major, Quartermasters Corps, 1848
Commissioner, State of Tennessee, 1858
Justice, Tennessee Supreme Court, 1860, 1864-1868
Delegate, Peace Conference, Washington, D.C., 1861

Education

Name of School: 
Greeneville College
Name of School - Second: 
Tusculum College
Degree Year - Second: 
1843
Name of School - Third: 
Read law with Robert J. McKinney, Greeneville, Tennessee
Degree Year - Third: 
1846

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Court of Claims
Court Name: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

President Nominating: 
Andrew Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
07/25/1868
Termination Date: 
04/20/1874
Termination Reason: 
Death
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