Mahlon Pitney

Personal

Birthday: 
2/5/1858
Birthplace: 
Morristown, NJ
Date of Death: 
12/9/1924
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Dover, New Jersey, 1882-1889
Private practice, Morristown, New Jersey, 1889-1894
U.S. representative from New Jersey, 1895-1899
State senator, New Jersey, 1898-1901
Justice, Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1901-1908
Chancellor, New Jersey, 1908-1912

Education

Name of School: 
College of New Jersey (now Princeton University)
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1879
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1882

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Supreme Court of the United States
Court Name: 

Supreme Court of the United States

President Nominating: 
William H. Taft
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
3/13/1912
Termination Date: 
12/31/1922
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Allotment as Circuit Justice:
Third Circuit, March 18, 1912-December 31, 1922

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