You are here

Marshall, James Markham

Born March 12, 1764, in Fauquier County, VA
Died April 26, 1848, in Fauquier County, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, Circuit Court of the District of Columbia
Nominated by John Adams on February 28, 1801, to a new seat authorized by 2 Stat. 103. Confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 1801, and received commission on March 3, 1801. Service terminated on November 16, 1803, due to resignation.

Read law

Professional Career:

Continental Army captain, 1st Virginia Regiment, 1779
Private practice, Fayette County, Kentucky, 1788-
Private practice, Alexandria, D.C., -1801
Private practice, Winchester, Virginia, 1803-1848