John Pickering

Personal

Birthday: 
9/22/1737
Birthplace: 
Newington, NH
Date of Death: 
4/11/1805
Place of Death: 
Portsmouth, NH
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Greenland, New Hampshire
Private practice, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, -1783, 1788-1790
Delegate, New Hampshire constitutional conventions, 1781-1783, 1791-1792
State representative, New Hampshire, 1783-1787
Member, New Hampshire convention to ratify U.S. Constitution, 1788
State senator and member of Executive Council, -1790
President (governor), New Hampshire, 1790
Chief justice, New Hampshire Superior Court of Judicature, 1790-1795

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard College
Degree Year: 
1761
Name of School - Second: 
Read law

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New Hampshire
Court Name: 

New Hampshire District Court

President Nominating: 
George Washington
Commission Date: 
02/11/1795
Termination Date: 
03/12/1804
Termination Reason: 
Impeachment & Conviction
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