Gordon James Russell

Personal

Birthday: 
12/22/1859
Birthplace: 
Huntsville, AL
Date of Death: 
9/14/1919
Place of Death: 
Kerrville, TX
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Dalton, Georgia, 1878-1879
Private practice, Texas, 1884-1895
Private practice, Van Zandt County, Texas, 1884-1895
Judge, Van Zandt County [Texas] Court, 1890-1892
Private practice, Willsport, Texas, 1892-
District attorney, Seventh Judicial District, Texas, 1892-1896
Private practice, Tyler, Texas, 1895-
Judge, Texas District Court, Seventh Judicial District, 1896-1902
U.S. representative from Texas, 1902-1910

Education

Name of School: 
University of Georgia
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1877
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1877

Judicial Career

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

Texas Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
William H. Taft
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
6/6/1910
Termination Date: 
9/14/1919
Termination Reason: 
Death
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