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McCamant, Wallace

Born September 22, 1867, in Hollidaysburg, PA
Died December 17, 1944

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Received a recess appointment from Calvin Coolidge on May 25, 1925, to a seat vacated by Erskine M. Ross; nominated to the same position by Calvin Coolidge on December 8, 1925. Service terminated on May 2, 1926, after nomination was not confirmed by the Senate.

Lafayette College, Ph.B., 1888
Read law, 1890

Professional Career:

Private practice, Portland, Oregon, 1890-
Master in chancery, U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, 1904-1917
Associate justice, Supreme Court of Oregon, 1917-1918
Private practice, Portland, Oregon

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, December 8, 1925; rejected by Senate, March 17, 1926; resigned, May 2, 1926