eas, and both lieutenant-governor and governor of the State.
He was a Whig in the Revolution, and a politician of the Washington school.
James Hillhouse was a man of eminent ability, and widely known.
He was a lawyer of celebrity, served as a member of the legislature of Connecticut, and was for more than twenty years either a Senator or Representative in Congress.
He fought bravely for his country in the Revolutionary War, and was always active, energetic, and public-spirited.
Zephaniah Swift was a distinguished lawyer.
He served as speaker of the Connecticut Assembly, and was a member of Congress, a judge, and, for a number of years, chief-justice of the Supreme Court of Connecticut.
Nathaniel Smith was an extraordinary man. He was a lawyer by profession, and for many years was considered as one of the most distinguished members of his profession in Connecticut.
He was a member of Congress, and a judge of the Supreme Court of Connecticut.
His whole life was marked by