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Nathaniel Gookin Upham
"N.G. Upham, LL.D., was a native of Rochester, born in 1801. He graduated at Dartmouth College in 1820, and was admitted to the bar in Strafford County. He opened an office at Bristol, but afterwards settled in Concord. From 1883 to 1843 he was one of the judges of the Superior Court, and in 1853 was commissioner to London, 'for adjustment of claims between citizens of the United States and Great Britain, against the government of either country.' After his resignation from the office of Judge of the Superior Court he became general agent of the Concord Railroad, remaining in that position nearly to the close of his life. He died in 1869."
[Bela Chapin (ed.), The Poets of New Hampshire 99 (Claremont, New Hampshire: Charles H. Adams, Publisher, 1883)][online text][See, George T. Chapman, Sketches of the Alumni of Dartmouth College, from the First Graduation in 1771 to the Present Time, with a brief history of the institution 204 (Cambridge: Riverside Press, 1867) [online text]; Charles Henry Bell, The Bench and Bar of New Hampshire: including biographical notices of deceased judges of the highest court, and lawyers of the province and state, and a list of names of those now living 91-93 (Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1894)(1893) [online text]]
Daniel J Noyes, Memoir of Nathaniel Gookin Upham, LL. D. ([S.l.: s.n.], 1871?]