John Jay

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John Jay
John Jay (Gilbert Stuart portrait).jpg
2nt Govrenor o New York
In office
Julie 1, 1795 – Juin 30, 1801
LieutenantStephen Van Rensselaer
Precedit biGeorge Clinton
Succeedit biGeorge Clinton
1st Chief Juistice o the Unitit States
In office
October 19, 1789 – Juin 29, 1795
Appyntit biGeorge Washington
Precedit biPoseetion established
Succeedit biJohn Rutledge
Unitit States Secretar o Foreign Affairs
In office
Mey 7, 1784 – Mairch 22, 1790
Appyntit biCongress o the Confederation
Precedit biRobert Livingston
Succeedit biThomas Jefferson (State)
Unitit States Meenister tae Spain
In office
September 27, 1779 – Mey 20, 1782
Appyntit biContinental Congress
Precedit biPoseetion established
Succeedit biWilliam Carmichael
6t Preses o the Continental Congress
In office
December 10, 1778 – September 28, 1779
Precedit biHenry Laurens
Succeedit biSamuel Huntington
Delegate tae the Seicont Continental Congress
frae New York
In office
December 7, 1778 – September 28, 1779
Precedit biPhilip Livingston
Succeedit biRobert Livingston
In office
Mey 10, 1775 – Mey 22, 1776
Precedit biSeat established
Succeedit biSeat abolished
Delegate tae the First Continental Congress
frae New York
In office
September 5, 1774 – October 26, 1774
Precedit biSeat established
Succeedit biSeat abolished
Personal details
Born12 December 1745(1745-12-12)
New York Ceety, New York, Breetish Americae
Dee'd17 Mey 1829(1829-05-17) (aged 83)
Bedford, New York, U.S.
Poleetical pairtyFederalist
Spoose(s)Sarah Livingston
BairnsPeter Augustus
Susan
Maria
Ann
William
Sarah Louisa
Alma materColumbia Varsity
ReligionEpiscopalianism
Signatur

John Jay (December 23, 1745 (December 12, 1745 OS) – Mey 17, 1829) wis an American statesman, Patriot, diplomat, ane o the Foondin Faithers o the Unitit States, signer o the Treaty o Paris, an first Chief Juistice o the Unitit States (1789–95).