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Marshall, John (1755-1835)

Marshall, John (1755-1835)
Historical Note
John Marshall (1755-1835) was born near Germantown, Prince William (currently Fauquier) County, Virginia on 24 September 1755 to parents Thomas Marshall and Mary Randolph Keith. From 1775-1781, Marshall served in the Continental Army and fought in the Revolutionary War. During the spring and summer of 1780, Marshall attended classes at the College of William and Mary and received his license to practice law. After the war, he moved to Richmond, Virginia and began his practice. Marshall married Mary Willis Ambler in 1783. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/John_Marshall.
Johnson, Herbert A., Charles T. Cullen, Nancy G. Harris, Charles F. Hobson, and others eds.The Papers of John Marshall.10 vols. to date. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1974- .Call Number: E302 .M365 v.1 - v.10 Mason, Frances Norton.My Dearest Polly; Letters of Chief Justice John Marshall to His Wife, With Their Background, Political and Domestic, 1779-1831.Richmond: Garrett & Massie, 1961.Call Number: E302.6 .M4 M33 Oliver, AndrewThe Portraits of John Marshall.Charlottesville: Institute of Early American History and Culture, University Press of Virginia, 1977.Call Number: E302.6 .M4 O44 Rhodes, Irwin S.The Papers of John Marshall, A Descriptive Calendar.2 vols. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, [1969].Call Number: KF213 .M3 R5 V.1 - V.2

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Cabell Family Papers, 1693-1913
John Marshall Papers, 1755-1835