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
Lieutenant Stephen Van Rensselaer
Precedit bi George Clinton
Succeedit bi George Clinton
1st Chief Juistice o the Unitit States
In office
October 19, 1789 – Juin 29, 1795
Appyntit bi George Washington
Precedit bi Poseetion established
Succeedit bi John Rutledge
Unitit States Secretar o Foreign Affairs
In office
Mey 7, 1784 – Mairch 22, 1790
Appyntit bi Congress o the Confederation
Precedit bi Robert Livingston
Succeedit bi Thomas Jefferson (State)
Unitit States Meenister tae Spain
In office
September 27, 1779 – Mey 20, 1782
Appyntit bi Continental Congress
Precedit bi Poseetion established
Succeedit bi William Carmichael
6t Preses o the Continental Congress
In office
December 10, 1778 – September 28, 1779
Precedit bi Henry Laurens
Succeedit bi Samuel Huntington
Delegate tae the Seicont Continental Congress
frae New York
In office
December 7, 1778 – September 28, 1779
Precedit bi Philip Livingston
Succeedit bi Robert Livingston
In office
Mey 10, 1775 – Mey 22, 1776
Precedit bi Seat established
Succeedit bi Seat abolished
Delegate tae the First Continental Congress
frae New York
In office
September 5, 1774 – October 26, 1774
Precedit bi Seat established
Succeedit bi Seat abolished
Personal details
Born 12 December 1745(1745-12-12)
New York Ceety, New York, Breetish Americae
Dee'd Mey 17, 1829(1829-05-17) (aged 83)
Bedford, New York, U.S.
Poleetical pairty Federalist
Spoose(s) Sarah Livingston
Bairns Peter Augustus
Susan
Maria
Ann
William
Sarah Louisa
Alma mater Columbia Varsity
Religion Episcopalianism
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).