George Adams

Personal

Birthday: 
8/1/1784
Birthplace: 
Lynchburg, VA
Date of Death: 
8/14/1844
Place of Death: 
Jackson, MS
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Frankfort, Kentucky, 1810-1825
State representative, Kentucky, 1810-1811, 1814
Private practice, Natchez, Mississippi, 1825-1827, 1829-1830
Attorney general, State of Mississippi, 1828-1829
U.S. attorney for the District of Mississippi, 1830-1836
Private practice, Jackson, Mississippi, 1838-1844

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1810

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Mississippi
President Nominating: 
Andrew Jackson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
01/20/1836
Termination Date: 
06/18/1838
Termination Reason: 
Reassignment
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Mississippi
Court Name - Second: 

Mississippi Northern District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
06/18/1838
Termination Date - Second: 
09/30/1838
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
Court Name - Third: 
U. S. District Court, Southern District of Mississippi
Court Name - Third: 

Mississippi Southern District Court

Commission Date - Third: 
06/18/1838
Termination Date - Third: 
09/30/1838
Termination Reason - Third: 
Resignation
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