Colin Neblett

Personal

Birthday: 
7/6/1875
Birthplace: 
Brunswick County, VA
Date of Death: 
5/7/1950
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Silver City, New Mexico Territory, 1898-
Territorial legislator, New Mexico Territory, 1905
Superintendent of schools, Grant County, New Mexico Territory, 1907-1911
Judge, New Mexico District Court, Sixth Judicial District, 1912-1916

Education

Name of School: 

Washington and Lee University School of Law

Washington and Lee University's School of Law was one of just 12 of the nation's top 30 law schools to post black enrollment gains over the past decade, and one of four with gains exceeding 15 percent, with an increase of 33% from 1997 to 2006.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1897

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New Mexico
Court Name: 

New Mexico District Court

President Nominating: 
Woodrow Wilson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
2/5/1917
Retirement from Active Service: 
7/6/1948
Termination Date: 
5/7/1950
Termination Reason: 
Death
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