History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Dickinson, Oliver Booth
Born September 25, 1857, in Dayton, OH
Died September 16, 1939

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on March 31, 1914, to a new seat authorized by 38 Stat. 283. Confirmed by the Senate on April 28, 1914, and received commission on April 28, 1914. Service terminated on September 16, 1939, due to death.

Bucknell University, 1877
Read law, 1878
Bucknell University, A.M., 1903

Professional Career:
Private practice, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1878-1914


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