History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Abruzzo, Matthew T.
Born April 30, 1889, in Brooklyn, NY
Died May 28, 1971, in Potomac, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 3, 1936, to a new seat authorized by 49 Stat. 659. Confirmed by the Senate on February 12, 1936, and received commission on February 15, 1936. Assumed senior status on February 15, 1966. Service terminated on May 28, 1971, due to death.

Brooklyn Law School, LL.B., 1910

Professional Career:
Private practice, Brooklyn, New York, 1910-1936


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