Robert Paine Dick

Personal

Birthday: 
10/5/1823
Birthplace: 
Greensboro, NC
Date of Death: 
9/12/1898
Place of Death: 
Greensboro, NC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Wentworth, North Carolina, 1845-1848
Private practice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1848-1853
U.S. attorney for the Albemarle, Cape Fear, and Pamptico Districts of North Carolina, 1853-1861
Member, North Carolina Council of State, 1862-1864
State senator, North Carolina, 1864-1865
Private practice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1865-1868
Associate justice, Supreme Court of North Carolina, 1868-1872

Received recess appointment to U.S. District Courts for the Albemarle, Cape Fear and Pamptico Districts of North Carolina, May 29, 1865; declined appointment

Education

Name of School: 
University of North Carolina
Degree Year: 
1843
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1845

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina
Court Name: 

North Carolina Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Ulysses Grant
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
06/07/1872
Termination Date: 
07/06/1898
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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