James Burrill Jr. (April 25, 1772 – December 25, 1820) was a Federalist-party United States senator representing the state of Rhode Island. He served in the senate from 1817 until 1820. He graduated from the College of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations (the former name of Brown University) at Providence in 1788.
James Burrill Jr.
|United States Senator|
from Rhode Island
March 4, 1817 – December 25, 1820
|Preceded by||Jeremiah B. Howell|
|Succeeded by||Nehemiah R. Knight|
|31st Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court|
|Preceded by||Daniel Lyman|
|Succeeded by||Tristam Burges|
|45th Attorney General of Rhode Island|
|Preceded by||Ray Greene|
|Succeeded by||Samuel W. Bridgham|
|Born||April 25, 1772|
Providence, Rhode Island
|Died||December 25, 1820 (aged 48)|
|Alma mater||Brown University 1788|
- Allen, Zachariah (1875), "Memoir of James Burrill, Esq.", Proceedings of the Rhode Island Historical Society, pp. 16–20
- United States Congress. "James Burrill Jr. (id: B001137)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.