Alfred Paul Murrah

Personal

Birthday: 
10/27/1904
Birthplace: 
Tishomingo, OK
Date of Death: 
10/30/1975
Place of Death: 
Oklahoma City, OK
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1928-1929
Private practice, Seminole and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1929-1937
Director, Federal Judicial Center, 1970-1974

Education

Name of School: 

University of Oklahoma College of Law

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1928

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Oklahoma
Court Name: 

Oklahoma Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
3/3/1937
Termination Date: 
9/9/1940
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Oklahoma
Court Name - Second: 

Oklahoma Northern District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
3/3/1937
Termination Date - Second: 
9/9/1940
Termination Reason - Second: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Third: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Oklahoma
Court Name - Third: 

Oklahoma Western District Court

Commission Date - Third: 
3/3/1937
Termination Date - Third: 
9/9/1940
Termination Reason - Third: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Fourth: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Court Name - Fourth: 

Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Fourth: 
9/4/1940
Retirement from Active Service - Fourth: 
5/1/1970
Termination Date - Fourth: 
10/30/1975
Termination Reason - Fourth: 
Death
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