History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Fraser, Philip
Born January 27, 1814, in Montrose, PA
Died July 26, 1876, in Jacksonville, FL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
Nominated by Abraham Lincoln on June 14, 1862, to a seat vacated by McQueen McIntosh. Confirmed by the Senate on July 17, 1862, and received commission on July 17, 1862. Service terminated on July 26, 1876, due to death.

Professional Career:
Private practice, Jacksonville, Florida
Mayor, Jacksonville, Florida, 1855-1856

 

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