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Lansing, John

Record IDcnp01287084
Biographical Data1754 - 1829
Place of BirthAlbany, NY
Place of DeathNew York, NY
Last Edit2018-12-16

General Note

Homme politique, membre du Congrés américain, à l'origine de la Constitution américaine. - Maire d'Albany, N.Y. (1786-1790). - Juriste
Note de regroupement par domaine: Histoire du reste du monde (950)
Source(s) consultée(s) en vain: Oxford dictionary of national biography : http://www.oxforddnb.com (2014-03-25)
"Attorney and statesman. He studied law in Albany and New York City, and was admitted to the bar in 1775. He served as secretary to General Schuyler during the American Revolution and later was a member of the Continental Congress; he was also a member of the New York State Assembly and a justice of the New York Supreme Court from 1790 to 1798 as well as the Chief Justice from 1798 to 1801. He also was a Regent for the University of the State of New York from 1817 to 1829. Lansing mysteriously disappeared in 1829 at one of the docks in New York City."

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Further Biographical Data30.01.1754-12.12.1829
Primary Language(s)English
ActivityJurist (gnd)
Politiker (gnd)
NationalityUnited States

Place of Activity

Place of BirthAlbany (New York, États-Unis) (1754)
Lieu de naissance
Albany, NY
Place of DeathNew York (New York, États-Unis) (1829)
Lieu de mort
New York, NY


HeadingLansing, John
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Lansing, John
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany


Found inLC authorities - http://authorities.loc.gov (2014-03-25). — WBIS, 2014-03-25. — Biographical directory of the United States Congress - http://bioguide.congress.gov (2014-03-25). — Wikipedia : Lansing, John Ten Eyck Jr. - http://en.wikipedia.org (2014-03-25). — The James S. Copley library : Delegate John Lansing's notes from the United States constitutional convention, 1787 / Sotheby's, 2011
Imprint SourcesThe James S. Copley library. - 2011


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