Roy Mahlon Shelbourne

Personal

Birthday: 
11/12/1890
Birthplace: 
Bardwell, KY
Date of Death: 
12/29/1974
Place of Death: 
Louisville, KY
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Bardwell, Kentucky, 1913-1927
County attorney, Carlisle County, Kentucky, 1918-1926
President, Bardwell Deposit Bank, 1926-1936
Private practice, Paducah, Kentucky, 1936-1946

Education

Name of School: 
Union University, Jackson, Tennessee
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1912
Name of School - Second: 

Cumberland School of Law, Samford University

The mission of the Cumberland School of Law is to educate a diverse community of students with knowledge and practical skills, equipping them to become highly competent, ethical lawyers committed to professionalism and public service.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1913

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
Court Name: 

Kentucky Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Harry S Truman
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
2/8/1946
Retirement from Active Service: 
11/1/1964
Termination Date: 
12/29/1974
Termination Reason: 
Death
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