|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 6th district
March 4, 1819 – March 3, 1821
|Preceded by||James W. Wilkin|
|Succeeded by||Charles Borland Jr.|
Pleasant Valley, New York
|Died|| (aged 83-84)|
Fishkill, New York
|Alma mater||Union College|
Case was educated by private tutors, and then attended Newburgh Academy. He graduated from Union College in 1799. Then he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1802, and commenced practice in Newburgh.
Case was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the 16th United States Congress, holding office from March 4, 1819, to March 3, 1821. Afterwards he resumed the practice of law. He was affiliated with the Whig Party after its formation.
He moved to New York City in 1844 and continued the practice of law until 1848, when he retired.
He was buried at the Fishkill Rural Cemetery.
- United States Congress. "Walter Case (id: C000222)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|Preceded by |
James W. Wilkin
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 6th congressional district
Charles Borland, Jr.