History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Westover, Harry Clay
Born May 19, 1894, in Williamstown, KY
Died April 14, 1983, in Laguna Hills, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Nominated by Harry S Truman on September 23, 1949, to a new seat authorized by 63 Stat. 493. Confirmed by the Senate on October 15, 1949, and received commission on October 18, 1949. Assumed senior status on December 31, 1965. Service terminated on April 14, 1983, due to death.

Education:
University of Arizona College of Law, LL.B., 1918

Professional Career:
U.S. Army
State senator, California, 1937-1941
Collector of internal revenue, Sixth District, California

 

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