James Iredell

Personal

Birthday: 
10/5/1751
Birthplace: 
Lewes, England
Date of Death: 
10/20/1799
Place of Death: 
Edenton, NC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Comptroller of customs, Edenton, North Carolina, 1768-1774
Private practice, Edenton, North Carolina, 1773-1790
Collector of customs, Port Roanoke, North Carolina, 1774-1776
Member, commission to draft and revise the laws of North Carolina, 1776
Judge, North Carolina Superior Court, 1777
Attorney general, State of North Carolina, 1779-1781

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1770

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Supreme Court of the United States
Court Name: 

Supreme Court of the United States

President Nominating: 
George Washington
Commission Date: 
02/10/1790
Termination Date: 
10/20/1799
Termination Reason: 
Death
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Southern Circuit, Spring 1790-Fall 1790, Fall 1791-Spring 1792, Spring 1794, Spring 1798
Middle Circuit, Spring 1791-Fall 1791, Spring 1793, Fall 1795-Spring 1796, Spring 1797, Spring 1799
Eastern Circuit, Fall 1792, Spring 1795

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