History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Lemmon, Dal Millington
Born October 29, 1887, in Newton, KS
Died April 26, 1958

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
Nominated by Harry S Truman on January 17, 1947, to a seat vacated by Martin I. Welsh. Confirmed by the Senate on February 5, 1947, and received commission on February 7, 1947. Service terminated on May 3, 1954, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on April 6, 1954, to a new seat authorized by 68 Stat. 871. Confirmed by the Senate on April 27, 1954, and received commission on April 29, 1954. Service terminated on April 26, 1958, due to death.

Education:
Stanford University, A.B., 1908

Professional Career:
Law librarian, California State Library, 1908-1910
Private practice, Sacramento, California, 1910-1933
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Sacramento, 1933-1947

 

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