Samuel Nelson

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Birthday
10, 1792
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 13, 1873 (81)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
10, 1792
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Dec 13, 1873 (81)

About

Served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1845 to 1872.

Before Fame

He attended Middlebury College.

Trivia

He was known for being a careful and uncontroversial jurist.

Family Life

He married his second wife, Catharine Ann Russell, in 1825, and the couple had six child together.

Associated With

He was nominated to the Supreme Court by President John Tyler.