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Henry C. Ives


Gender:
Male
Born:
1811
Died:
1879
Home Town:
North Haven, CT
Later Residences:
Rochester, NY
New York, NY
Marriage(s):
Sarah Harris Ives (before 1852)
Biographical Notes:
Ives began working as a lawyer in Rochester, Monroe County, NY in 1852. He was a member of the firm of Mumford and Ives. Ives practiced law in Rochester for the rest of his life.

Education
Years at LLS:
1831
Other Education:
Graduated from Union College in 1831.

Profession / Service
Profession:
Lawyer; Political Office
Admitted To Bar:
1833 in Litchfield County Court
Local Posts:
Attorney of the Supreme Court of Judicature (Albany, NY) 1835

Related Objects and Documents
Other:
help The Citation of Attendance provides primary source documentation of the student’s attendance at the Litchfield Female Academy and/or the Litchfield Law School. If a citation is absent, the student is thought to have attended but currently lacks primary source confirmation.

Records for the schools were sporadic, especially in the formative years of both institutions. If instructors kept comprehensive records for the Litchfield Female Academy or the Litchfield Law School, they do not survive. Researchers and staff have identified students through letters, diaries, family histories and genealogies, and town histories as well as catalogues of students printed in various years. Art and needlework have provided further identification of Female Academy Students, and Litchfield County Bar records document a number of Law School students. The history of both schools and the identification of the students who attended them owe credit to the early 20th century research and documentation efforts of Emily Noyes Vanderpoel and Samuel Fisher, and the late 20th century research and documentation efforts of Lynne Templeton Brickley and the Litchfield Historical Society staff.
CITATION OF ATTENDANCE:
Catalogue of the Litchfield Law School Hartford, CT: Press of Case, Tiffany and Company, 1848.

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