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Archibald Gracie Rogers


Gender:
Male
Born:
1803
Died:
December 22, 1891
Later Residences:
New York, NY
Biographical Notes:
Archibald Gracie Rogers was the son of Captain Nehemiah and Catherine (Bell) Rogers He practiced law in New York City, NY and later died there at the age of eighty-nine.

Education
Years at LLS:
1823
Other Education:
Graduated from Columbia College in 1820.

Profession / Service
Profession:
Lawyer
Admitted To Bar:
New York, NY in 1825

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, 1849), 19.
Secondary Sources:
Rogers, James Swift. James Rogers of New London, Connecticut, and His Descendants. Boston: Published by the Author, 1902.

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