Andrew Wylie

Personal

Birthday: 
2/25/1814
Birthplace: 
Connorsburg, PA
Date of Death: 
8/1/1905
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1837-1848
City councilman, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
City attorney, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1845
Private practice, Alexandria, Virginia, 1848-ca. 1861
Private practice, Washington, D.C., ca. 1861-1863, 1885-1905

Nominated to Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, March 10, 1863; confirmed, March 12, 1863; Senate voted to reconsider confirmation, March 13, 1863; no subsequent Senate vote

Education

Name of School: 
Indiana College (now Indiana University)
Degree Year: 
1832
Name of School - Second: 
Transylvania University
Name of School - Third: 
Read law
Degree Year - Third: 
1837

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia [Supreme Court of the District of Columbia]
Court Name: 

District of Columbia District Court

President Nominating: 
Abraham Lincoln
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
01/20/1864
Termination Date: 
05/01/1885
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
Advertisement