Matthew James Perry Jr.

Personal

Birthday: 
8/3/1921
Birthplace: 
Columbia, SC
Date of Death: 
7/29/2011
Place of Death: 
Columbia, SC
Race or Ethnicity: 
African American
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, 1943-1946
Private practice, Spartanburg, South Carolina, 1951-1961
Private practice, Columbia, South Carolina, 1961-1976
U.S. Court of Military Appeals, 1976-1979

Education

Name of School: 
Colored Normal Industrial & Mechanical College of S. Car. (now S. Car. State U.)
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1948
Name of School - Second: 
South Carolina State School of Law
Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1951

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of South Carolina
Court Name: 

South Carolina District Court

President Nominating: 
Jimmy Carter
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
9/20/1979
Retirement from Active Service: 
10/1/1995
Termination Date: 
7/29/2011
Termination Reason: 
Death
Advertisement