History of the Federal Judiciary

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Jameson, William James
Born August 8, 1898, in Butte, MT
Died October 8, 1990

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Montana
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on March 5, 1957, to a seat vacated by Charles N. Pray. Confirmed by the Senate on March 26, 1957, and received commission on March 28, 1957. Served as chief judge, 1965-1968. Assumed senior status on February 27, 1969. Service terminated on October 8, 1990, due to death.

University of Montana, A.B., 1919
University of Montana School of Law, LL.B., 1922

Professional Career:
Private practice, Billings, Montana, 1922-1957
State representative, Montana, 1927-1930
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