History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Murphree, Thomas Alexander
Born December 1, 1883, in Blount County, AL
Died September 5, 1945

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on May 12, 1938, to a new seat authorized by 52 Stat. 120. Confirmed by the Senate on May 17, 1938, and received commission on May 31, 1938. Service terminated on September 5, 1945, due to death.

Education:
University of Alabama, B.S., 1910
University of Alabama School of Law, LL.B., 1911

Professional Career:
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1911-1938

 

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