Joseph Casey

Personal

Birthday: 
12/17/1814
Birthplace: 
Ringgold Manor, MD
Date of Death: 
2/10/1879
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, 1838-1845
Private practice, New Berlin, Pennsylvania, 1845-1849, 1851-1855
U.S. representative from Pennsylvania, 1849-1851
Private practice, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1855-1861
Commissioner, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1855
Reporter of decisions, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1856-1861
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1871-1879
Professor, National University, 1871-1879

Education

Name of School: 
Read law with Charles B. Penrose, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Degree Year: 
1838

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Court of Claims
Court Name: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

President Nominating: 
Abraham Lincoln
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
07/22/1861
Termination Date: 
03/13/1863
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
Court of Claims, Chief Justice
Court Name - Second: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

Commission Date - Second: 
03/13/1863
Termination Date - Second: 
12/01/1870
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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