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Name Smith, Henry Augustus Middleton
City Charleston
State SC
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 April 30, 1853, in Charleston, SC
Died November 23, 1924

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

Born April 30, 1853, in Charleston, SC
Died November 23, 1924

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
Nominated by William H. Taft on May 25, 1911, to a seat vacated by William H. Brawley. Confirmed by the Senate on June 7, 1911, and received commission on June 7, 1911. Service terminated on January 1, 1912, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of South Carolina
Reassigned on January 1, 1912, to a new seat authorized by 36 Stat. 1087. Service terminated on March 3, 1915, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of South Carolina
Reassigned on January 1, 1912, to a new seat authorized by 36 Stat. 1087. Assumed senior status on November 23, 1923. Service terminated on November 23, 1924, due to death.

Education:
College of Charleston, B.A., 1872
Read law, 1874

Professional Career:

Private practice, Charleston, South Carolina, 1877-1911


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