History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Duell, Charles Holland
Born April 13, 1850, in Cortland, NY
Died January 29, 1920, in Yonkers, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on December 16, 1904, to a seat vacated by Seth Shepard. Confirmed by the Senate on January 5, 1905, and received commission on January 5, 1905. Service terminated on August 31, 1906, due to resignation.

Education:
Hamilton College, A.B., 1871
Hamilton College Law School, 1872

Professional Career:
Private practice, New York City, 1873-1880, 1901-1904, 1906-1913, 1915
State assemblyman, New York, 1878, 1880
Private practice, Syracuse, New York, 1880-1898
Commissioner, U.S. Patent Office, 1898-1901

 

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