John Jay

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John Jay 
John Jay (Gilbert Stuart portrait).jpg
American politician and a founding father of the United States
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Date of birth 12 December 1745
New York City
Date of death 17 May 1829
Westchester County
Country of citizenship
Educated at
  • Columbia College
  • Columbia University
Occupation
Member of
Member of political party
  • Federalist Party
Position held
Child
Spouse
  • Sarah Jay
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English: John Jay (December 12, 1745 – May 17, 1829) was an American statesman, patriot, diplomat, a founding father of the United States, and the first Chief Justice of the United States (1789–95).
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