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John Marshall
Birth: Sep. 24, 1755
Germantown
Fauquier County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1835
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

US Supreme Court Justice. He fought in the American Revolution as a young officer under George Washington; served briefly in Congress in 1799; was Secretary of State under President John Adams 1800-1801; became Chief Justice of the United States in 1801, a position he held until his death. He died in Philadelphia where he was undergoing medical treatment. His decision in the case of Marbury vs. Madison became the foundation of judicial power in America. He is now universally known as the Great Chief Justice. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Marshall (1730 - 1802)
  Mary Randolph Keith Marshall (1737 - 1809)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Willis Ambler Marshall (1766 - 1831)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Marshall (1781 - 1835)*
  Mary Marshall Harvie (1795 - 1841)*
  James Keith Marshall (1800 - 1862)*
  Edward Carrington Marshall (1805 - 1882)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Marshall (1755 - 1835)
  Mary Ann Marshall Marshall (1757 - 1824)*
  Thomas Marshall (1761 - 1830)*
  James Markham Marshall (1764 - 1848)*
  William Marshall (1767 - 1815)*
  Louis Marshall (1772 - 1866)*
  Charlotte Ashmore Marshall Duke (1777 - 1817)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Shockoe Hill Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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May GOD Bless you as you have blessed us kin all so very well!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: Mar. 3, 2014
Thinking of my 3rd cousin 5x removed; ay he rest in peace.
- Patricia Williams Curry
 Added: Dec. 27, 2013

- Rosita
 Added: Sep. 24, 2013
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