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Name Houston, James
City Chestertown
State MD
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:

Houston, James
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Houston, James
Born October 10, 1767, in Chestertown, MD
Died June 8, 1819, in Chestertown, MD

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
Nominated by Thomas Jefferson on April 19, 1806, to a seat vacated by James Winchester. Confirmed by the Senate on April 21, 1806, and received commission on April 21, 1806. Service terminated on June 8, 1819, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1806

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