William Sanford Pennington

Personal

Birthday: 
1757
Birthplace: 
Newark, NJ
Date of Death: 
9/17/1826
Place of Death: 
Newark, NJ
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Newark, New Jersey, 1802-1816
County clerk, Essex County, New Jersey, 1803
U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey, 1803-1804
Associate justice, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1804-1813
Reporter, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1806-1813
Governor, New Jersey, 1813-1815

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1802

Judicial Career

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

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
James Madison
Party Affiliation of President: 
Jeffersonian Republican
Commission Date: 
01/16/1816
Termination Date: 
09/17/1826
Termination Reason: 
Death
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