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Name Newman, William Truslow
City Atlanta
State GA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
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Newman, William Truslow
Born June 23, 1843, near Knoxville, TN
Died February 14, 1920, in Atlanta, GA
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For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=1757

Newman, William Truslow
Born June 23, 1843, near Knoxville, TN
Died February 14, 1920, in Atlanta, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Received a recess appointment from Grover Cleveland on August 13, 1886, to a seat vacated by Henry K. McCay; nominated to the same position by Grover Cleveland on December 9, 1886. Confirmed by the Senate on January 13, 1887, and received commission on January 13, 1887. Service terminated on February 14, 1920, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1866

Professional Career:
Confederate Army first lieutenant, 1861-1865
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1866-1871, 1883-1886
City attorney, Atlanta, Georgia, 1871-1883



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

Newman, William Truslow
Born June 23, 1843, near Knoxville, TN
Died February 14, 1920, in Atlanta, GA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Received a recess appointment from Grover Cleveland on August 13, 1886, to a seat vacated by Henry K. McCay; nominated to the same position by Grover Cleveland on December 9, 1886. Confirmed by the Senate on January 13, 1887, and received commission on January 13, 1887. Service terminated on February 14, 1920, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1866

Professional Career:
Confederate Army first lieutenant, 1861-1865
Private practice, Atlanta, Georgia, 1866-1871, 1883-1886
City attorney, Atlanta, Georgia, 1871-1883
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