History of the Federal Judiciary


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Fitzhugh, Nicholas Battalle
Born May 10, 1764, in King George County, VA
Died December 31, 1814, in Fairfax, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, Circuit Court of the District of Columbia
Nominated by Thomas Jefferson on November 21, 1803, to a seat vacated by James Markham Marshall. Confirmed by the Senate on November 25, 1803, and received commission on November 25, 1803. Service terminated on December 31, 1814, due to death.

Professional Career:
Private practice, Fairfax County, Virginia, -1790, 1791-1802, 1802-1803
State delegate, Virginia, 1790-1791, 1802

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