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McHugh, William Douglas

Born September 10, 1859, in Galena, IL
Died December 26, 1923, in Chicago, IL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska
Received a recess appointment from Grover Cleveland on November 20, 1896, to a seat vacated by Elmer S. Dundy; nominated to the same position by Grover Cleveland on December 8, 1896. Service terminated on March 3, 1897, after nomination was not confirmed by the Senate.

Read law, 1883

Professional Career:

Private practice, Galena, Illinois, 1883-1888
Private practice, Omaha, Nebraska, 1888-1896, 1897-1920
General counsel, International Harvester Corporation, Chicago, Illinois, 1920-1923

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to U.S. District Court for the District of Nebraska, December 8, 1896; nomination withdrawn by president, February 1, 1897