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Charles Willing Byrd

Biography of Charles Willing Byrd

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Byrd
  • First Name: Charles
  • Middle Name: Willing
  • Date of Birth: July , 26 , 1770
  • Place of Birth (POB): Westover , Virginia (US-VA, VA, 51, Va., Virg.)
  • Date of Death: August , 25 , 1828
  • Place of Death (POD): Sinking Springs , Ohio (US-OH, OH, 39, Ohio, Ohio O., Oh.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Charles Willing Byrd Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, District of Ohio
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Thomas Jefferson ( Jeffersonian Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 03/01/1803
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 2 Stat. 201
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 03/03/1803
  • Commission Date: 03/03/1803
  • Date of Termination: 08/25/1828
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Charles Willing Byrd in the Law School

  • Name of School: Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1794

Charles Willing Byrd Career Path


  • Land agent for Philadelphia financier Robert Morris, Lexington, Kentucky, 1794-1797
  • Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1797-1799
  • Secretary, Northwest Territory, 1799-1802
  • Acting governor, Northwest Territory, 1802-1803


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