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John Boyle

Biography of John Boyle

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Boyle
  • First Name: John
  • Date of Birth: October , 28 , 1774
  • Place of Birth (POB): Botetourt County , Virginia (US-VA, VA, 51, Va., Virg.)
  • Date of Death: January , 28 , 1834
  • Place of Death (POD): near Danville , Kentucky (US-KY, KY, 21, Ky., Ken., Kent.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

John Boyle Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, District of Kentucky
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: John Quincy Adams ( Jeffersonian Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 12/13/1826
  • Judicial Recess Appointment date: 10/20/1826
  • Seat vacated by: Trimble , Robert
  • Senate voice vote?: No
  • Senate vote Yes/No: 37/7
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 02/12/1827
  • Commission Date: 02/12/1827
  • Date of Termination: 01/28/1834
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

John Boyle in the Law School

  • Name of School: Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1797

John Boyle Career Path


  • Private practice, Lancaster, Kentucky, 1797-1802
  • Deputy counselor at law, Kentucky Court of Quarter Sessions, 1797
  • State representative, Kentucky, 1800
  • U.S. representative from Kentucky, 1803-1809
  • Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1809-1826; chief judge, 1810-1826


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  • Article Name: John Boyle
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  • Description: Biography of John Boyle Biographic DetailsFamily Name (Surname): Boyle First Name: John Date of Birth: October , 28 , 1774 [...]

This entry was last updated: January 21, 2015

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