John Marshall by Vin V


Early life

  • John Marshall was born in German town, Virginia frontier.
  • John was the first out of 15 kids.
  • His father was Thomas Marshall and his mother Mary Randolph Keith.

Impact on the american revolution

When the Revolutionary War broke out Washington inspired Marshall to join the military

so that he could take part in forming the new nation.

Government roles

Marshall began his career in law by representing Fauguier county in the general assembly

for a single term. In 1782 Marshall joined the Virginia house of delegates representing Enrico county. In 1830 Marshall joined the Supreme Court and died in 1835.