History of the Federal Judiciary


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Johnson, Charles Fletcher
Born February 14, 1859, in Winslow, ME
Died February 15, 1930, in St. Petersburg, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on October 1, 1917, to a seat vacated by William LeBaron Putnam. Confirmed by the Senate on October 1, 1917, and received commission on October 1, 1917. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1929. Service terminated on February 15, 1930, due to death.

Education:
Bowdoin College, A.B., 1879
Read law, 1886

Professional Career:
Private practice, Waterville, Maine, 1886-1911
Mayor, Waterville, Maine, 1893
State representative, Maine, 1905, 1907
U.S. senator from Maine, 1911-1917
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