William Creighton Jr.

Personal

Birthday: 
10/29/1778
Birthplace: 
Berkeley County, VA (now WV)
Date of Death: 
10/8/1851
Place of Death: 
Chillicothe, OH
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Chillicothe, Ohio, 1798-1803, 1808-1809, 1811-1812, 1817-1827, 1833-1851
Secretary of state, State of Ohio, 1803-1808
U.S. attorney for the District of Ohio, 1809-1811
U.S. representative from Ohio, 1813-1817, 1827-1828, 1829-1833
President, Chillicothe [Ohio] Branch Bank, Bank of the United States, 1817

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Ohio, December 11, 1828; no Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Dickinson College
Degree Year: 
1795
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1798

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Ohio
President Nominating: 
John Quincy Adams
Party Affiliation of President: 
Jeffersonian Republican
Termination Date: 
03/03/1829
Termination Reason: 
Recess Appointment-Not Confirmed
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