Charles Swayne

Personal

Birthday: 
8/10/1842
Birthplace: 
Guyencourt, DE
Date of Death: 
7/5/1907
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1871-1885
Private practice, Pensacola, Florida, 1885-1889
Republican candidate for Florida Supreme Court, 1888

Impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives, December 13, 1904, and found not guilty by the U.S. Senate, February 27, 1905.

Education

Name of School: 

University of Pennsylvania Law School

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1871

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
Court Name: 

Florida Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Benjamin Harrison
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
04/01/1890
Termination Date: 
7/5/1907
Termination Reason: 
Death
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