History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Trippet, Oscar A.
Born March 6, 1856, in Princeton, IN
Died July 15, 1923

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on March 2, 1915, to a seat vacated by Olin Wellborn. Confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 1915, and received commission on March 3, 1915. Service terminated on July 15, 1923, due to death.

University of Virginia School of Law

Professional Career:
Private practice, Princeton, Indiana, 1879-1887
State senator, Indiana, 1886
Private practice, San Diego, California, 1887-1901
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1901-1915


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