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United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island

John Talbot Pitman

John Talbot Pitman
Born: 1813
Death: 30 Oct 1892 in Providence, RI
Burial: Swan Point Cemetary, Providence, RI

Son of Judge John Pitman, US District Court for the District of Rhode Island

Federal Judicial Service:
Clerk of US Circuit and US District Court for the District of Rhode Island, 1835-1854

Education:
Harvard University, School of Law, 1838
Harvard University, 1834
Attended Brown University, 1831-1832

Professional Career:
Civil War Union Army Officer. Colonel of the 9th Rhode Island Infantry, 1862
Civil War Union Army Officer. Lt. Colonel of the 11th Rhode Island Infantry, 1862
Civil War Union Army Officer. Captain in the 11th Rhode Island Infantry, 1862
Lawyer for the London Patent Office, 1855-1860
Attorney-at-Law