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Name Haight, Fletcher Mathews
State CA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born November 28, 1799, in Elmira, NY
Died February 23, 1866, in San Francisco, CA

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born November 28, 1799, in Elmira, NY
Died February 23, 1866, in San Francisco, CA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California
Nominated by Abraham Lincoln on August 5, 1861, to a seat vacated by Isaac S. K. Ogier. Confirmed by the Senate on August 5, 1861, and received commission on August 5, 1861. Service terminated on February 23, 1866, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1820

Professional Career:

Private practice, Bath, New York, 1820-
Private practice, Rochester, New York,     -1834,     -1846
President, City Bank of Rochester [New York], 1834-1835
State assemblyman, New York, 1833
Mayor, Rochester, New York
Private practice, St. Louis, Missouri, 1846-1854
Private practice, San Francisco, California, 1854-1861


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