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Name Siddons, Frederick Lincoln
City Washington
State DC
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 21, 1864, in London, England
Died June 19, 1931, in Washington, DC

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

Born November 21, 1864, in London, England
Died June 19, 1931, in Washington, DC

Federal Judicial Service:
Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the District of Columbia (now U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia)
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on December 9, 1914, to a seat vacated by Daniel Thew Wright. Confirmed by the Senate on January 15, 1915, and received commission on January 15, 1915. Service terminated on June 19, 1931, due to death.

Other Federal Judicial Service:
U.S. Commissioner, Supreme Court of the District of Columbia (now U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia), 1913-1915

Education:
Columbian University School of Law (now George Washington University Law School), LL.B., 1887
Columbian University School of Law (now George Washington University Law School), LL.M., 1888

Professional Career:

U.S. Department of the Treasury, 1888-
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1890-
Professor of law, National University, 1898-
Member, Commission on Uniform State Laws for the District of Columbia

Other Nominations/Recess Appointments:

Nominated to Supreme Court of the District of Columbia (now U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia), October 21, 1914; no Senate vote


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