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Lloyd, David

Born: 1656 AD
Died: 1731 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Lawyers

1656 – David Lloyd was born.

1686 – He received a legal education, and was sent by William Penn to Pennsylvania.

1686-1710 – Served as Attorney General of the province.

         – He became successively clerk of the county court of Philadelphia, deputy to the master of the rolls, and clerk of the provincial court.

         – He was clerk of the assembly.

         – He was a member of the Pennsylvania General Assembly for 23 years, representing at various times Chester County, Philadelphia County, and the City of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 13 of those years he was the Speaker.

         – He accepted the office of deputy judge and advocate to the admiralty.

1717 – He was appointed Chief Justice of the province and served until his death, died on the 6th of April