History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Tayler, Robert Walker
Born November 20, 1852, in Youngstown, OH
Died November 25, 1910, in Cleveland, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on January 6, 1905, to a seat vacated by Francis Joseph Wing. Confirmed by the Senate on January 10, 1905, and received commission on January 10, 1905. Service terminated on November 25, 1910, due to death.

Education:
Western Reserve College (now Case Western Reserve University), A.B., 1872
Read law, 1877

Professional Career:
Private practice, East Liverpool, Ohio, 1877-1880
Prosecutor, Columbiana County, Ohio, 1880-1885
Private practice, Lisbon, Ohio, 1885-1890, 1892-1895
Private practice, New York City, 1890-1892
U.S. representative from Ohio, 1895-1903
Private practice, Youngstown, Ohio, 1903-1905
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