|Birth: ||Feb. 23, 1803|
New Kent County
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 1879|
Halyburton, James Dandridge
Born February 23, 1803, in New Kent County, Virginia; Died January 26, 1879, in Richmond, Virginia
Judge Halyburton was the highest Judge in the Confederacy. He administered the oath of office to President Jefferson Davis.
Federal Judicial Service:
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Nominated by John Tyler on June 15, 1844, to a seat vacated by John Y. Mason; Confirmed by the Senate on June 15, 1844, and received commission on June 15, 1844. Service terminated on April 24, 1861, due to resignation.
University of Virginia School of Law
Harvard College, A.B., 1823
Private practice, New Kent County, Virginia, 1824-
Member, Virginia House of Delegates,
Commonwealth's attorney, New Kent Circuit, Virginia, -1844
Judge, District of Virginia, Confederate States of America, 1861-1865
Private practice, Richmond, Virginia, 1865-1874
Professor of law, University of Richmond, Virginia, 1867-1874
Infor provided by findagrave member: She Walks These Hills.
U.S. Judge for the District of Virginia - This Monument is erected by a few survivors of the Class of 1823 at Harvard University
Created by: An Ashland Genealogist
Record added: Jun 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27446970