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Name Cushman, Edward E.
City City not recorded
State WA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cushman, Edward E.
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Cushman, Edward E.
Born November 26, 1865, in Columbus Junction, Louisiana County, IA
Died January 25, 1944, in Tacoma, WA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Washington
Nominated by William H. Taft on April 9, 1912, to a seat vacated by George Donworth. Confirmed by the Senate on May 1, 1912, and received commission on May 1, 1912. Assumed senior status on November 3, 1939. Service terminated on January 25, 1944, due to death.

Education:
Read law, Iowa, 1884
Read law, Nebraska, 1890

Professional Career:
Private practice, Stromsburg, Nebraska, 1890-1893
Private practice, Tacoma, Washington, 1893-1900
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Washington, 1900-1904
Special assistant to the Attorney General of the United States for the Ninth Judicial Circuit, 1904-1909
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Alaska Territory, 1909-1912

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