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Name McCaleb, Theodore Howard
City New Orleans
State LA
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:

McCaleb, Theodore Howard
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

McCaleb, Theodore Howard
Born February 10, 1810, in Claiborne County, MS
Died April 29, 1864, in Claiborne County, MS

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Nominated by John Tyler on September 1, 1841, to a seat vacated by Philip K. Lawrence. Confirmed by the Senate on September 3, 1841, and received commission on September 3, 1841. Service terminated on February 13, 1845, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Nominated by John Tyler on September 1, 1841, to a seat vacated by Philip K. Lawrence. Confirmed by the Senate on September 3, 1841, and received commission on September 3, 1841. Service terminated on February 13, 1845, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Louisiana
Reassigned on February 13, 1845, to a new seat authorized by 5 Stat. 772. Service terminated on March 3, 1849, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
Reassigned on March 3, 1849, to a new seat authorized by 90 Stat. 401. Service terminated on January 28, 1861, due to resignation.

Education:
Yale College
Read law, 1832

Professional Career:
Private practice, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1832-1841, 1861-1864
Faculty, University of Louisiana, 1847-1864; professor, 1847-1864; dean of faculty, 1850-1862
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