James Madison

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Career Highlights

In office
March 4, 1809 – March 4, 1817
Vice PresidentGeorge Clinton (1809–12)
None (1812–13)
Elbridge Gerry (1813–14)
None (1814–17)
BornMarch 16, 1751
Port Conway, Colony of Virginia, British America
DiedJune 28, 1836
Orange, Virginia
United States Secretary of State
In office
May 2, 1801 – March 3, 1809
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia’s 15th district
In office
March 4, 1793 – March 4, 1797
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia’s 5th district
In office
March 4, 1789 – March 4, 1793
Delegate to the
Congress of the Confederation
In office
November 6, 1786 – October 30, 1787
Political partyDemocratic-Republican
EducationPrinceton University (BA)

Information of the Life of James Madison

Cabinet Members Under James Madison

Secretary of StateRobert Smith, 1809
James Monroe, 1811
Secretary of the TreasuryAlbert Gallatin (Cont.)
George W. Campbell, 1814
Alexander J. Dallas, 1814
William H. Crawford, 1816
Secretary of WarWilliam Eustis, 1809
John Armstrong, 1813
James Monroe, 1814
William H. Crawford, 1815
Attorney GeneralCaesar A. Rodney (Cont.)
William Pinckney, 1811
Richard Rush, 1814
Secretary of the NavyPaul Hamilton, 1809
William Jones, 1813
B. W. Crowninshield, 1814

Large Events During Madison’s Career & Lifetime

Military Service
The Federalist Papers
Constitutional Convention
Secretary of State
Marbury vs. Madison
War of 1812
1809 Inaugural
1813 Inaugural

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