1747 – Born on February 28th in Charles City County, Virginia. The Governor of Virginia. The father of President John Tyler.
1786 – Appointed as the judge in court of admirality and became the judge on the first Court of Appeals.
1788 – Was made judge of the general court during the reorganization of the Court of Appeals.
1808 – He was elected as the Governor of Virginia.
1811 – The judge of the district court of the Unites States for Virginia.
1813 – He died on January 6th in West Virginia.