Peter Vivian Daniel

Personal

Birthday: 
4/24/1784
Birthplace: 
Stafford County, VA
Date of Death: 
5/31/1860
Place of Death: 
Richmond, VA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Richmond, Virginia, 1808
State delegate, Virginia, 1809-1812
Member, Virginia Privy Council, 1812-1835
Lieutenant governor, Virginia, 1818-1835

Education

Name of School: 
Princeton University
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1808

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Court Name: 

Virginia Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Andrew Jackson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
04/19/1836
Termination Date: 
03/03/1841
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
Supreme Court of the United States
Court Name - Second: 

Supreme Court of the United States

Commission Date - Second: 
03/03/1841
Termination Date - Second: 
05/31/1860
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Fifth Circuit, March 10, 1841-January 24, 1843
Ninth Circuit, January 25, 1843-May 31, 1860

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