History of the Federal Judiciary


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Taylor, George Keith
Born March 16, 1769, in Petersburg, VA
Died November 9, 1815, in Petersburg, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Circuit Court for the Fourth Circuit
Nominated by John Adams on February 18, 1801, to a new seat authorized by 2 Stat. 89. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1801, and received commission on February 20, 1801. Service terminated on July 1, 1802, due to abolition of the court.

Education:
College of William and Mary

Professional Career:
Private practice, Petersburg, Virginia, -1795, 1797-1798, 1800-1801, 1802-1815
State delegate, Virginia, 1795-1796, 1798-1799
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