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John Marshall

John Marshall

State of Residency: Virginia
Appointment: May 13, 1800
Entry on Duty: Jun 6, 1800
Termination of Appointment: Feb 4, 1801
Presidency: Adams

As Secretary of State:

Foreign Travels:



Profile
Born: September 24, 1755
Died: July 6, 1835
Married: Mary Willis Ambler
Education: privately educated; College of William and Mary
Occupation: Lawyer


Government Positions


Notable Events

  • Author of a five-volume biography of George Washington

  • As Chief Justice, established the authority and prestige of the Supreme Court


  • Previous Secretary of State: Timothy Pickering
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    Last Updated: Feb 2, 2001
    Designed by Tiffeni Fontno.


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