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Name Magill, Charles
City Winchester
State VA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born April 15, 1759, in County Kerry, Ireland
Died April 18, 1827, in Winchester, VA

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born April 15, 1759, in County Kerry, Ireland
Died April 18, 1827, in Winchester, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Circuit Court for the Fourth Circuit
Nominated by John Adams on February 25, 1801, to a seat vacated by Philip Barton Key. Confirmed by the Senate on February 26, 1801, and received commission on March 3, 1801. Service terminated on July 1, 1802, due to abolition of the court.

Education:
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Professional Career:

Continental Army colonel, Revolutionary War
Private practice, Winchester, Virginia, 1785-1789,    &nbsp-1799, 1802-1804
Deputy state's attorney, Frederick County, Virginia, 1789-
State senator, Virginia, 1799-1800
Mayor, Winchester, Virginia, 1805
Private practice/planter, Winchester, Virginia, 1806-1827


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