History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Pendleton, Nathaniel
Born October 27, 1756, in New Kent County, VA
Died October 20, 1821, in Hyde Park, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Georgia
Nominated by George Washington on September 24, 1789, to a new seat authorized by 1 Stat. 73. Confirmed by the Senate on September 26, 1789, and received commission on September 26, 1789. Service terminated on September 1, 1796, due to resignation.

Education:
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Professional Career:
Continental Army, 1775-
Private practice, Savannah, Georgia, -1789
Private practice, Dutchess County, New York, 1796-
Judge, Dutchess County [New York] Court, -1821
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