History of the Federal Judiciary


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Parker, Isaac Charles
Born October 15, 1838, near Barnesville, OH
Died November 17, 1896, in Fort Smith, AR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Arkansas
Nominated by Ulysses Grant on March 18, 1875, to a seat vacated by William Story. Confirmed by the Senate on March 19, 1875, and received commission on March 19, 1875. Service terminated on November 17, 1896, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1859

Professional Career:
Private practice, St. Joseph, Missouri, 1859-1861
U.S. Army, 1861-1864
City attorney, St. Joseph, Missouri, 1862-1864
Circuit attorney, Ninth Judicial Circuit, Missouri, 1864-1867
Judge, Circuit Court of Missouri, Ninth Judicial Circuit, 1868-1870
U.S. representative from Missouri, 1871-1875
Republican candidate for U.S. Senate from Missouri, 1874
School board president, Fort Smith, Arkansas

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