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James Fisher Trotter
Birth: Nov. 5, 1802
Brunswick County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1866
Holly Springs (Marshall County)
Marshall County
Mississippi, USA

US Senator. A practicing lawyer in Hamilton, Mississippi, he was a Judge of the Circuit Court of Mississippi in 1838 when he was appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate from Mississippi. He served less than a year. Following his Senate service, he was a Mississippi Supreme Court Judge from 1839 to 1842, Professor of Law at the University of Mississippi from 1860 to 1862, and a Circuit Court Judge from 1866 until his death later that year. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
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 Children:
  Bettie B Trotter (____ - 1914)*
  Sallie B Trotter Walker (1843 - 1901)*
  Ellen Jane Trotter Hopkins (1849 - 1916)*
 
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Burial:
Hill Crest Cemetery
Holly Springs (Marshall County)
Marshall County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jan 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13055215
James Fisher Trotter
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