History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Judson, Andrew Thompson
Born November 29, 1784, in Eastford, CT
Died March 17, 1853, in Canterbury, CT

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Nominated by Andrew Jackson on June 28, 1836, to a seat vacated by William Bristol. Confirmed by the Senate on July 4, 1836, and received commission on July 4, 1836. Service terminated on March 17, 1853, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1806

Professional Career:
Private practice, Montpelier, Vermont, 1806-1809
Private practice, Canterbury, Connecticut, 1809-1815, 1817-1819, 1834
State representative, Connecticut, 1816, 1822-1825
State's attorney, Windham County, Connecticut, 1819-1833
State senator, Connecticut, 1830-1832
U.S. representative from Connecticut, 1835-1836
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