Cyrus Griffin

Personal

Birthday: 
7/16/1748
Birthplace: 
Farnham Parish, VA
Date of Death: 
12/14/1810
Place of Death: 
Yorktown, VA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Lancaster, Virginia, 1774-1777
State delegate, Virginia, 1777-1778, 1786-1787
Delegate, Second Continental Congress, 1778-1780
Judge, Court of Appeals in Cases of Capture, 1780-1787
Delegate, Ninth Confederation Congress, 1787-1788
U.S. Commissioner to Creek Nation, 1789

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Virginia
President Nominating: 
George Washington
Commission Date: 
02/10/1790
Termination Date: 
12/14/1810
Termination Reason: 
Death
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