John Tayloe Lomax Edit Profile
Graduated from St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland., 1797. Honorary Doctor of Laws. Harvard, 1847.
Practiced law, Fredericksburg, Virginia, 1800. Militia officer for lower counties of Northern Neck in War of 1812. 1st professor of law University of Virginia, 1826-1830, chairman faculty, 1827-1828.
Associate judge Virginia Circuit Superior Court of Law and Chancery. 1830; conducted private law school, Fredericksburg, influenced legal education in Virginia. The American Association For Justice Circuit Court of General Court of Virginia, 1851-1857.
Author: Digest of the Real Laws Respecting Real Property Generally Adopted and in Use in the United States, 1839, 56.
Married Charlotte Thornton, 1805.