John Archibald Campbell

Personal

Birthday: 
6/24/1811
Birthplace: 
Washington, GA
Date of Death: 
3/12/1889
Place of Death: 
Baltimore, MD
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Washington, Georgia, 1829
Private practice, Montgomery, Alabama, 1829-1837
Private practice, Mobile, Alabama, 1837-1853
State representative, Alabama, 1837, 1843
Assistant secretary of war for the draft, Confederate States of America, 1862-1865
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1865-1884

Education

Name of School: 
Franklin College (now University of Georgia)
Degree Year: 
1825
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1829

Judicial Career

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

Supreme Court of the United States

President Nominating: 
Franklin Pierce
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
03/22/1853
Termination Date: 
04/30/1861
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Fifth Circuit, ca. April 11, 1853-April 30, 1861

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