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Personal

Birthday: 
11/13/1861
Birthplace: 
Austin, TX
Date of Death: 
5/13/1949
Place of Death: 
San Antonio, TX
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Deputy clerk, U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas, 1884-1885
Chief deputy marshal, Western District of Texas, 1886-1888
Private practice, San Antonio, Texas, 1890-1916
Assistant U.S. attorney, Western District of Texas, 1893-1897
U.S. Army, First Texas Volunteer Infantry, 1898
Personal representative in Mexico, President Woodrow Wilson, 1915

Education

Name of School: 
West Texas Military Academy (now Texas Military Institute)
Name of School - Second: 

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University

The mission of the Cumberland School of Law is to educate a diverse community of students with knowledge and practical skills, equipping them to become highly competent, ethical lawyers committed to professionalism and public service.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1890

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Texas
Court Name: 

Texas Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Woodrow Wilson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
12/21/1916
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/30/1931
Termination Date: 
5/13/1949
Termination Reason: 
Death
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