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.

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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