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List of Federal Judges Appointed by Franklin D. Roosevelt
President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Following is a list of all Article III United States federal judges appointed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt during his presidency.[1] In total Roosevelt appointed 193 Article III federal judges, more than twice as many as the previous record of 79 appointed by Calvin Coolidge. These included 9 Justices to the Supreme Court of the United States, including 1 lateral appointment of a sitting Associate Justice as Chief Justice, 51 judges to the United States Courts of Appeals, and 133 judges to the United States district courts.

Additionally, 13 Article I federal judge appointments are listed, including 3 judges to the United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals, 4 judges to the United States Court of Claims and 6 judges to the United States Customs Court.

United States Supreme Court Justices

# Justice Seat State Retiring Justice Confirmation
vote
Began
service
Ended
service
1 Black, HugoHugo Black Seat 4 Alabama Van Devanter, WillisWillis Van Devanter 63-16 August 18, 1937 September 17, 1971
2 Reed, Stanley FormanStanley Forman Reed Seat 6 Kentucky Sutherland, GeorgeGeorge Sutherland voice vote January 27, 1938 February 25, 1957
3 Frankfurter, FelixFelix Frankfurter Seat 2 New York Cardozo, Benjamin N.Benjamin N. Cardozo voice vote January 20, 1939 August 28, 1962
4 Douglas, William O.William O. Douglas Seat 3 Washington[2] Brandeis, LouisLouis Brandeis 62-4 April 15, 1939 November 12, 1975
5 Murphy, FrankFrank Murphy Seat 10 Michigan Butler, PiercePierce Butler voice vote January 18, 1940 July 19, 1949
6 Byrnes, James F.James F. Byrnes Seat 1 South Carolina McReynolds, James ClarkJames Clark McReynolds voice vote June 25, 1941 October 3, 1942
7 Stone, Harlan F.Harlan F. Stone Chief Justice New York Hughes, Charles EvansCharles Evans Hughes voice vote July 3, 1941[3] April 22, 1946
8 Jackson, Robert H.Robert H. Jackson Seat 9 New York Stone, Harlan F.Harlan F. Stone voice vote July 11, 1941 October 9, 1954
9 Rutledge, Wiley BlountWiley Blount Rutledge Seat 1 Missouri[4] Byrnes, James F.James F. Byrnes voice vote February 11, 1943 September 10, 1949

Courts of Appeals

# Judge Circuit Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Woodrough, Joseph WilliamJoseph William Woodrough Eighth April 3, 1933 April 12, 1933 April 12, 1933 January 3, 1961 October 2, 1977
2 Garrecht, Francis ArthurFrancis Arthur Garrecht Ninth May 4, 1933 May 16, 1933 May 19, 1933 August 11, 1948 -
3 Bratton, Sam G.Sam G. Bratton Tenth June 1, 1933 June 1, 1933 June 1, 1933 March 1, 1961 September 22, 1963
4 Fitzhenry, LouisLouis Fitzhenry Seventh June 3, 1933 June 10, 1933 June 16, 1933 November 18, 1935 -
5 Allen, Florence EllinwoodFlorence Ellinwood Allen[5] Sixth March 6, 1934 March 15, 1934 March 21, 1934 October 5, 1959 September 12, 1966
6 Faris, Charles BreckenridgeCharles Breckenridge Faris Eighth January 14, 1935 January 25, 1935 January 31, 1935 November 30, 1935 December 18, 1938
7 Denman, WilliamWilliam Denman Ninth January 10, 1935 January 29, 1935 February 1, 1935 July 3, 1957 March 9, 1959
8 Mathews, CliftonClifton Mathews Ninth March 13, 1935 March 20, 1935 March 23, 1935 June 30, 1953 September 7, 1962
9 Stephens, Harold MontelleHarold Montelle Stephens D.C. July 23, 1935 July 24, 1935 July 27, 1935 March 9, 1948[6] -
10 Haney, Bert E.Bert E. Haney Ninth August 21, 1935 August 23, 1935 August 24, 1935 September 18, 1943 -
11 Thomas, SethSeth Thomas Eighth January 6, 1936 January 22, 1936 December 2, 1935[7] May 1, 1954 February 2, 1962
12 Holmes, Edwin R.Edwin R. Holmes Fifth August 23, 1935 March 19, 1936 March 20, 1936 November 30, 1954 December 10, 1961
13 Biggs Jr., JohnJohn Biggs Jr. Third February 3, 1937 February 10, 1937 February 16, 1937 October 30, 1965 April 15, 1979
14 Major, James EarlJames Earl Major Seventh March 9, 1937 March 17, 1937 March 23, 1937 March 23, 1956 January 4, 1972
15 Williams, Robert L.Robert L. Williams Tenth March 25, 1937 April 20, 1937 April 21, 1937 March 31, 1939 April 10, 1948
16 Stephens Sr., Albert LeeAlbert Lee Stephens Sr. Ninth June 8, 1937 June 15, 1937 June 18, 1937 January 25, 1961 January 15, 1965
17 Healy, WilliamWilliam Healy Ninth June 8, 1937 June 15, 1937 June 21, 1937 November 30, 1958 March 15, 1962
18 Miller, JustinJustin Miller D.C. August 20, 1937 August 21, 1937 August 23, 1937 September 30, 1945 -
19 Groner, Duncan LawrenceDuncan Lawrence Groner D.C. November 26, 1937 December 3, 1937 December 7, 1937[8] March 8, 1948 July 17, 1957
20 Edgerton, Henry WhiteHenry White Edgerton D.C. November 26, 1937 December 9, 1937 December 15, 1937 April 22, 1963 February 23, 1970
21 Vinson, Fred M.Fred M. Vinson D.C. November 26, 1937 December 9, 1937 December 15, 1937 May 28, 1943 -
22 Treanor, Walter EmanuelWalter Emanuel Treanor Seventh December 11, 1937 December 21, 1937 December 27, 1937 April 26, 1941 -
23 Hamilton, ElwoodElwood Hamilton Sixth February 25, 1938 March 1, 1938 March 4, 1938 September 19, 1945 -
24 Maris, Albert BransonAlbert Branson Maris Third June 14, 1938 June 16, 1938 June 24, 1938 December 31, 1958 February 7, 1989
25 McCord, Leon ClarenceLeon Clarence McCord Fifth June 9, 1938 June 15, 1938 June 24, 1938 February 26, 1951 February 11, 1952
26 Clark, WilliamWilliam Clark Third June 10, 1938 June 16, 1938 June 25, 1938 March 24, 1943 -
27 Kerner Sr., OttoOtto Kerner Sr. Seventh January 5, 1939 February 1, 1939 November 21, 1938[9] December 13, 1952 -
28 Arant, Herschel WhitfieldHerschel Whitfield Arant Sixth February 9, 1939 February 21, 1939 March 4, 1939 January 14, 1941 -
29 Biddle, FrancisFrancis Biddle Third February 9, 1939 February 28, 1939 March 4, 1939 January 22, 1940 -
30 Clark, Charles EdwardCharles Edward Clark Second January 5, 1939 March 7, 1939 March 9, 1939 December 13, 1963 -
31 Patterson, Robert P.Robert P. Patterson Second February 9, 1939 March 20, 1939 March 21, 1939 July 30, 1940 -
32 Rutledge, Wiley BlountWiley Blount Rutledge D.C. March 21, 1939 April 4, 1939 May 2, 1939 February 14, 1943 -
33 Huxman, Walter A.Walter A. Huxman Tenth April 24, 1939 May 17, 1939 May 23, 1939 April 1, 1957 June 25, 1972
34 Magruder, CalvertCalvert Magruder First April 24, 1939 June 1, 1939 June 3, 1939 June 12, 1959 May 22, 1968
35 Jones, Charles AlvinCharles Alvin Jones Third July 14, 1939 July 18, 1939 July 25, 1939 December 31, 1944 -
36 Dobie, Armistead MasonArmistead Mason Dobie Fourth January 11, 1940 February 1, 1940 December 19, 1939[10] February 1, 1956 August 7, 1962
37 Mahoney, John ChristopherJohn Christopher Mahoney First January 11, 1940 February 7, 1940 February 12, 1940 December 20, 1950 November 18, 1952
38 Goodrich, Herbert FunkHerbert Funk Goodrich Third March 5, 1940 May 7, 1940 May 10, 1940 June 25, 1962 -
39 Martin Sr., John DonelsonJohn Donelson Martin Sr. Sixth August 12, 1940 August 27, 1940 September 4, 1940 April 2, 1962 -
40 Murrah, Alfred P.Alfred P. Murrah Tenth August 5, 1940 August 29, 1940 September 4, 1940 May 1, 1970 October 30, 1975
41 Johnsen, Harvey M.Harvey M. Johnsen Eighth October 1, 1940 October 7, 1940 October 14, 1940 August 1, 1965 September 15, 1975
42 Woodbury, PeterPeter Woodbury First January 31, 1941 February 18, 1941 February 25, 1941 December 31, 1964 November 17, 1970
43 Frank, JeromeJerome Frank Second February 13, 1941 March 20, 1941 March 27, 1941 January 13, 1957 -
44 McAllister, Thomas FrancisThomas Francis McAllister Sixth April 25, 1941 May 19, 1941 May 22, 1941 January 1, 1963 November 10, 1976
45 Minton, ShermanSherman Minton Seventh May 7, 1941 May 19, 1941 May 22, 1941 October 11, 1949 -
46 Riddick, Walter GarrettWalter Garrett Riddick Eighth December 1, 1941 December 16, 1941 December 19, 1941 July 31, 1953 -
47 Waller, Curtis L.Curtis L. Waller Fifth February 18, 1943 March 9, 1943 March 10, 1943 July 11, 1950 -
48 Arnold, ThurmanThurman Arnold D.C. February 11, 1943 March 9, 1943 March 11, 1943 July 9, 1945 -
49 McLaughlin, GeraldGerald McLaughlin Third May 24, 1943 June 8, 1943 June 14, 1943 July 15, 1968 December 6, 1977
50 Lee, Elmo PearceElmo Pearce Lee Fifth November 5, 1943 November 30, 1943 December 17, 1943 July 26, 1949 -
51 Bone, HomerHomer Bone Ninth April 1, 1944 April 1, 1944 April 1, 1944 January 1, 1956 March 11, 1970

District Courts

# Judge Court
[Note 1]
Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Donohoe, James A.James A. Donohoe D. Neb. April 15, 1933 April 20, 1933 April 27, 1933 February 26, 1956 -
2 Ragon, HeartsillHeartsill Ragon W.D. Ark. May 12, 1933 May 12, 1933 May 17, 1933 September 15, 1940 -
3 Major, James EarlJames Earl Major S.D. Ill. January 8, 1934 January 23, 1934 June 12, 1933[11] April 5, 1937 -
4 Bell, Robert CookRobert Cook Bell D. Minn. June 8, 1933 June 10, 1933 June 13, 1933 May 1, 1961 March 17, 1964
5 Stone, Patrick ThomasPatrick Thomas Stone W.D. Wis. June 9, 1933 June 10, 1933 June 13, 1933 January 13, 1963 -
6 Holly, William HarrisonWilliam Harrison Holly N.D. Ill. January 8, 1934 February 20, 1934 November 8, 1933[12] December 31, 1943 January 30, 1958
7 Sullivan, Philip LeoPhilip Leo Sullivan N.D. Ill. January 8, 1934 February 20, 1934 November 8, 1933[12] June 12, 1960 -
8 Bowen, John ClydeJohn Clyde Bowen W.D. Wash. February 22, 1934 February 28, 1934 March 20, 1934 June 5, 1961 April 27, 1978
9 Long, Augustus V.Augustus V. Long N.D. Fla. May 26, 1934 May 29, 1934 June 4, 1934 October 1, 1947 May 20, 1955
10 Myers, Francis KerschnerFrancis Kerschner Myers E.D.S.C. June 6, 1934 June 9, 1934 June 14, 1934 August 2, 1940 -
11 Hulbert, George MurrayGeorge Murray Hulbert S.D.N.Y. June 6, 1934 June 14, 1934 June 15, 1934 April 26, 1950 -
12 Rippey, Harlan W.Harlan W. Rippey W.D.N.Y. June 9, 1934 June 14, 1934 June 18, 1934 December 31, 1936 -
13 McDuffie, JohnJohn McDuffie S.D. Ala. January 31, 1935 February 7, 1935 February 8, 1935 November 1, 1950 -
14 Ford, Hiram ChurchHiram Church Ford E.D. Ky. March 19, 1935 March 27, 1935 March 28, 1935 January 1, 1963 June 8, 1969
15 Roche, Michael JosephMichael Joseph Roche N.D. Cal. August 21, 1935 August 23, 1935 August 24, 1935 March 1, 1958 July 1, 1964
16 Martin Sr., John DonelsonJohn Donelson Martin Sr. W.D. Tenn. April 22, 1935 April 30, 1935 May 3, 1935 September 16, 1940 -
17 Moore, GeorgeGeorge Moore E.D. Mo. May 20, 1935 May 28, 1935 May 29, 1935 January 19, 1962 November 5, 1962
18 Baldwin, James HarrisJames Harris Baldwin D. Mont. May 20, 1935 May 29, 1935 June 4, 1935 October 26, 1944 -
19 Mahoney, John ChristopherJohn Christopher Mahoney D.R.I. May 24, 1935 June 4, 1935 June 7, 1935 February 21, 1940 -
20 Hamilton, ElwoodElwood Hamilton W.D. Ky. June 14, 1935 June 18, 1935 June 20, 1935 April 1, 1938 -
21 Stephens Sr., Albert LeeAlbert Lee Stephens Sr. S.D. Cal. August 21, 1935 August 23, 1935 August 24, 1935 June 21, 1937 -
22 Sweeney, George ClintonGeorge Clinton Sweeney D. Mass. August 20, 1935 August 21, 1935 August 24, 1935 September 30, 1966 November 5, 1966
23 Yankwich, Leon ReneLeon Rene Yankwich S.D. Cal. August 21, 1935 August 23, 1935 August 24, 1935 April 28, 1964 September 18, 1966[13]
24 Davis, David JacksonDavid Jackson Davis N.D. Ala. January 6, 1936 January 22, 1936 December 10, 1935[7] December 7, 1938 -
25 Davidson, Thomas WhitfieldThomas Whitfield Davidson N.D. Tex. January 22, 1936 January 30, 1936 February 5, 1936 November 1, 1965 January 26, 1974
26 Underwood, Mell G.Mell G. Underwood S.D. Ohio January 27, 1936 February 4, 1936 February 12, 1936 December 31, 1965 March 8, 1972
27 Abruzzo, Matthew T.Matthew T. Abruzzo E.D.N.Y. February 3, 1936 February 12, 1936 February 15, 1936 February 15, 1966 May 28, 1971
28 Pollard, Robert NelsonRobert Nelson Pollard E.D. Va. February 20, 1936 February 27, 1936 February 27, 1936 April 22, 1947 May 24, 1954
29 Lederle, Arthur F.Arthur F. Lederle E.D. Mich. February 20, 1936 March 3, 1936 March 6, 1936 July 1, 1960 April 29, 1972
30 Holland, John W.John W. Holland S.D. Fla. May 26, 1936 May 30, 1936 June 1, 1936 July 1, 1955 November 14, 1969
31 Ling, David W.David W. Ling D. Ariz. May 28, 1936 May 30, 1936 June 3, 1936 October 11, 1964 May 17, 1965
32 Leibell, Vincent L.Vincent L. Leibell S.D.N.Y. June 8, 1936 June 18, 1936 June 20, 1936 January 1, 1954 September 22, 1968
33 Clancy, John WilliamJohn William Clancy S.D.N.Y. June 15, 1936 June 20, 1936 June 22, 1936 April 3, 1959 March 2, 1969
34 Mandelbaum, SamuelSamuel Mandelbaum S.D.N.Y. June 15, 1936 June 20, 1936 June 22, 1936 November 20, 1946 -
35 Maris, Albert BransonAlbert Branson Maris E.D. Pa. June 18, 1936 June 20, 1936 June 22, 1936 June 16, 1938 -
36 Wyche, Charles CecilCharles Cecil Wyche W.D.S.C. January 11, 1937 January 22, 1937 January 30, 1937 November 1, 1965[14] -
37 Mize, Sidney CarrSidney Carr Mize S.D. Miss. January 30, 1937 February 2, 1937 February 3, 1937 April 26, 1965 -
38 Murrah, Alfred P.Alfred P. Murrah E.D. Okla.
N.D. Okla.
W.D. Okla.
February 8, 1937 February 25, 1937 March 3, 1937 September 9, 1940 -
39 Watkins, Harry EvansHarry Evans Watkins N.D. W. Va.
S.D. W. Va.
February 17, 1937 March 2, 1937 March 3, 1937 June 6, 1963 -
40 Collet, John CaskieJohn Caskie Collet E.D. Mo.
W.D. Mo.
March 9, 1937 March 15, 1937 March 20, 1937 July 11, 1947 -
41 Adair, J. LeroyJ. Leroy Adair S.D. Ill. March 24, 1937 April 20, 1937 April 27, 1937 January 19, 1956 -
42 Burke, Harold P.Harold P. Burke W.D.N.Y. April 27, 1937 June 15, 1937 June 18, 1937 June 15, 1981 July 17, 1981
43 Trimble III, Thomas ClarkThomas Clark Trimble III E.D. Ark. June 17, 1937 June 18, 1937 June 18, 1937 January 14, 1957 July 6, 1965
44 Jenney, Ralph E.Ralph E. Jenney S.D. Cal. June 23, 1937 June 29, 1937 July 3, 1937 July 13, 1945 -
45 Rice, EugeneEugene Rice E.D. Okla. August 3, 1937 August 10, 1937 August 11, 1937 December 1, 1963 November 24, 1967
46 Kloeb, Frank Le BlondFrank Le Blond Kloeb N.D. Ohio June 18, 1937 June 22, 1937 August 20, 1937 September 30, 1964 March 11, 1976
47 McColloch, Claude C.Claude C. McColloch D. Ore. August 5, 1937 August 17, 1937 August 20, 1937 December 31, 1958 September 30, 1959
48 Sullivan, George F.George F. Sullivan D. Minn. August 12, 1937 August 17, 1937 August 20, 1937 April 14, 1944 -
49 Swinford, MacMac Swinford E.D. Ky.
W.D. Ky.
August 19, 1937 August 20, 1937 August 21, 1937 February 3, 1975 -
50 Druffel, John H.John H. Druffel S.D. Ohio November 16, 1937 December 8, 1937 September 22, 1937[15] September 30, 1961 May 16, 1967
51 Murphree, Thomas AlexanderThomas Alexander Murphree N.D. Ala. May 12, 1938 May 17, 1938 May 31, 1938 September 5, 1945 -
52 Conger, Edward AugustusEdward Augustus Conger S.D.N.Y. June 10, 1938 June 16, 1938 June 24, 1938 October 20, 1954 August 7, 1963
53 Ford, FrancisFrancis Ford D. Mass. June 9, 1938 June 15, 1938 June 24, 1938 July 1, 1972 May 26, 1975
54 Laws, Bolitha JamesBolitha James Laws D.D.C. June 10, 1938 June 16, 1938 June 24, 1938 February 23, 1945[16] -
55 Kalodner, Harry EllisHarry Ellis Kalodner E.D. Pa. January 5, 1939 March 20, 1939 July 6, 1938[17] September 3, 1946 -
56 Roberts, Floyd H.Floyd H. Roberts W.D. Va. January 5, 1939 - July 6, 1938[18] February 6, 1939 -
57 Igoe, Michael L.Michael L. Igoe N.D. Ill. January 5, 1939 February 9, 1939 November 21, 1938[19] August 31, 1965 August 21, 1967
58 Porterie, Gaston Louis NoelGaston Louis Noel Porterie W.D. La. January 25, 1939 February 1, 1939 February 9, 1939 March 24, 1953 -
59 Allred, JamesJames Allred S.D. Tex. January 5, 1939 February 16, 1939 February 23, 1939 May 15, 1942[20] -
60 Goldsborough, Thomas AlanThomas Alan Goldsborough D.D.C. January 20, 1939 February 16, 1939 February 23, 1939 June 16, 1951 -
61 Picard, Frank AlbertFrank Albert Picard E.D. Mich. February 9, 1939 February 16, 1939 February 23, 1939 March 31, 1959 February 28, 1963
62 Miller Jr., ShackelfordShackelford Miller Jr. W.D. Ky. February 16, 1939 February 20, 1939 March 4, 1939 December 20, 1945 -
63 Lemley, Harry JacobHarry Jacob Lemley E.D. Ark.
W.D. Ark.
April 27, 1939 May 8, 1939 May 11, 1939 September 5, 1958 March 5, 1965
64 Darr, Leslie RogersLeslie Rogers Darr E.D. Tenn.
M.D. Tenn.
May 24, 1939 May 31, 1939 June 2, 1939 March 15, 1961
November 27, 1940
May 29, 1967
-
65 Dobie, Armistead MasonArmistead Mason Dobie W.D. Va. May 16, 1939 May 25, 1939 June 2, 1939 February 8, 1940 -
66 Wilkin, Robert NugenRobert Nugen Wilkin N.D. Ohio May 19, 1939 June 1, 1939 June 3, 1939 August 31, 1949 February 23, 1973
67 Morris, James WardJames Ward Morris D.D.C. May 23, 1939 June 15, 1939 June 19, 1939 November 15, 1960 -
68 Duffy, F. RyanF. Ryan Duffy E.D. Wis. June 21, 1939 June 26, 1939 June 29, 1939 February 2, 1949 -
69 Davies, Elmer DavidElmer David Davies M.D. Tenn. June 19, 1939 July 12, 1939 July 12, 1939 January 7, 1957 -
70 Welsh, Martin IgnatiusMartin Ignatius Welsh N.D. Cal. June 21, 1939 July 11, 1939 July 14, 1939 January 1, 1947 January 4, 1953
71 Lumpkin, Alva M.Alva M. Lumpkin E.D.S.C.
W.D.S.C.
May 17, 1939 May 22, 1939 July 19, 1939 July 22, 1941 -
72 Beaumont, Campbell EbenCampbell Eben Beaumont S.D. Cal. July 27, 1939 August 1, 1939 August 5, 1939 November 19, 1954 -
73 Black, Lloyd LlewellynLloyd Llewellyn Black W.D. Wash.[21] August 2, 1939 August 4, 1939 August 11, 1939 August 23, 1950 -
74 Barksdale, Alfred D.Alfred D. Barksdale W.D. Va. January 11, 1940 February 1, 1940 December 19, 1939[10] August 1, 1957 August 16, 1972
75 Bard, Guy K.Guy K. Bard E.D. Pa. April 4, 1940 April 24, 1940 December 20, 1939[22] July 16, 1952 -
76 Walker, Thomas GlynnThomas Glynn Walker D.N.J. January 16, 1940 March 5, 1940 December 20, 1939[23] December 31, 1941 -
77 Barker, William JuliusWilliam Julius Barker S.D. Fla. January 11, 1940 February 1, 1940 February 5, 1940 April 30, 1959 April 13, 1968
78 Hartigan, John PatrickJohn Patrick Hartigan D.R.I. January 11, 1940 February 1, 1940 February 12, 1940 January 13, 1951 -
79 Pine, David AndrewDavid Andrew Pine D.D.C. March 15, 1940 March 20, 1940 March 29, 1940 April 2, 1965 June 11, 1970
80 Caillouet, Adrian JosephAdrian Joseph Caillouet E.D. La. April 2, 1940 April 9, 1940 April 23, 1940 December 19, 1946 -
81 Leamy, James PatrickJames Patrick Leamy D. Vt. April 12, 1940 April 30, 1940 May 7, 1940 July 22, 1949 -
82 Ganey, James CullenJames Cullen Ganey E.D. Pa. June 11, 1940 June 13, 1940 June 19, 1940 August 30, 1961 -
83 Waller, Curtis L.Curtis L. Waller N.D. Fla.
S.D. Fla.
June 11, 1940 June 15, 1940 June 19, 1940 March 12, 1943 -
84 Harrison, BenjaminBenjamin Harrison S.D. Cal. June 11, 1940 June 22, 1940 June 26, 1940 August 13, 1960 -
85 Russell, Robert LeeRobert Lee Russell N.D. Ga. August 5, 1940 August 8, 1940 August 15, 1940 October 26, 1949 -
86 Boyd, Marion SpeedMarion Speed Boyd W.D. Tenn. September 13, 1940 September 18, 1940 September 27, 1940 August 1, 1966 January 9, 1988
87 O'Connor, James Francis ThaddeusJames Francis Thaddeus O'Connor S.D. Cal. August 28, 1940 September 19, 1940 September 27, 1940 September 28, 1949 -
88 Broaddus, Bower SlackBower Slack Broaddus E.D. Okla.
N.D. Okla.
W.D. Okla.
September 24, 1940 September 27, 1940 October 1, 1940 December 10, 1949 -
89 Savage, Royce H.Royce H. Savage N.D. Okla. September 24, 1940 September 27, 1940 October 1, 1940 October 31, 1961 -
90 Campbell, William JosephWilliam Joseph Campbell N.D. Ill. September 24, 1940 October 7, 1940 October 10, 1940 March 19, 1970 October 19, 1988
91 Schwellenbach, Lewis B.Lewis B. Schwellenbach E.D. Wash. May 6, 1940 May 6, 1940 November 20, 1940 June 30, 1945 -
92 Smith, William FrancisWilliam Francis Smith D.N.J. January 23, 1941 February 13, 1941 February 15, 1941 September 12, 1961 -
93 Miller, John E.John E. Miller W.D. Ark. January 31, 1941 January 31, 1941 March 12, 1941 February 28, 1967 January 30, 1981
94 Moore, BenBen Moore S.D. W. Va. March 1, 1941 March 20, 1941 March 27, 1941 September 25, 1958 -
95 Bright, JohnJohn Bright S.D.N.Y. April 25, 1941 June 3, 1941 June 6, 1941 March 24, 1948 -
96 Rifkind, Simon H.Simon H. Rifkind S.D.N.Y. April 25, 1941 June 3, 1941 June 6, 1941 May 24, 1950 -
97 McGuire, Matthew FrancisMatthew Francis McGuire D.D.C. July 14, 1941 July 29, 1941 August 1, 1941 October 7, 1966 January 24, 1986
98 Freed, Emerich B.Emerich B. Freed N.D. Ohio September 11, 1941 October 2, 1941 October 7, 1941 December 4, 1955 -
99 Lovett, Archibald BattleArchibald Battle Lovett S.D. Ga. September 8, 1941 October 2, 1941 October 7, 1941 December 28, 1945 -
100 Smith, J. JosephJ. Joseph Smith D. Conn. October 16, 1941 October 28, 1941 October 30, 1941 September 13, 1960 -
101 Vogel, Charles JosephCharles Joseph Vogel D.N.D. July 15, 1941 October 27, 1941 October 30, 1941 August 20, 1954 -
102 Healey, Arthur DanielArthur Daniel Healey D. Mass. December 1, 1941 December 16, 1941 December 19, 1941 September 16, 1948 -
103 Wyzanski Jr., Charles EdwardCharles Edward Wyzanski Jr. D. Mass. December 1, 1941 December 16, 1941 December 19, 1941 September 1, 1971 September 3, 1986
104 Leahy, Paul ConwayPaul Conway Leahy D. Del. December 23, 1941 January 7, 1942 January 14, 1942 October 7, 1957 July 3, 1966
105 Eicher, Edward C.Edward C. Eicher D.D.C. December 30, 1941 January 20, 1942 January 23, 1942 November 30, 1944 -
106 Timmerman Sr., George BellGeorge Bell Timmerman Sr. E.D.S.C.
W.D.S.C.
December 18, 1941 January 20, 1942 January 23, 1942 October 10, 1962 April 22, 1966
107 Waring, Julius WatiesJulius Waties Waring E.D.S.C. December 18, 1941 January 20, 1942 January 23, 1942 February 15, 1952 January 11, 1968
108 Keeling, Walter AngusWalter Angus Keeling W.D. Tex. January 16, 1942 January 26, 1942 January 28, 1942 January 22, 1945 -
109 Delehant, John WayneJohn Wayne Delehant D. Neb. January 19, 1942 February 9, 1942 February 13, 1942 April 30, 1957 April 20, 1972
110 Leavy, Charles H.Charles H. Leavy W.D. Wash. October 23, 1941 February 18, 1942 February 25, 1942 August 31, 1952 September 25, 1952
111 Brennan, Stephen W.Stephen W. Brennan N.D.N.Y. March 31, 1942 April 28, 1942 May 6, 1942 May 1, 1963 April 9, 1968
112 Hall, Peirson MitchellPeirson Mitchell Hall S.D. Cal. February 17, 1942 June 30, 1942 July 3, 1942 September 18, 1966[13] -
113 Francis, ThomasThomas Francis D.N.J. May 4, 1942 July 1, 1942 July 3, 1942 May 1, 1966 May 17, 1968
114 Hannay, Allen BurroughsAllen Burroughs Hannay S.D. Tex. July 16, 1942 August 6, 1942 August 12, 1942 August 6, 1975 October 22, 1983
115 Goodman, Louis EarlLouis Earl Goodman N.D. Cal. November 9, 1942 December 15, 1942 December 24, 1942 September 15, 1961 -
116 Clark, Chase A.Chase A. Clark D. Idaho February 18, 1943 March 5, 1943 March 10, 1943 April 30, 1964 December 30, 1966
117 Mullins, Clarence H.Clarence H. Mullins N.D. Ala. March 19, 1943 April 7, 1943 April 16, 1943 May 31, 1953 June 30, 1957
118 DeVane, Dozier A.Dozier A. DeVane N.D. Fla.
S.D. Fla.
March 26, 1943 April 14, 1943 April 22, 1943 January 31, 1958
October 1, 1947
December 15, 1963
-
119 Chandler Jr., Stephen SandersStephen Sanders Chandler Jr. W.D. Okla. February 1, 1943 May 10, 1943 May 13, 1943 October 20, 1975 April 27, 1989
120 Duncan, Richard M.Richard M. Duncan E.D. Mo.
W.D. Mo.
July 8, 1943 July 8, 1943 July 14, 1943 May 31, 1965 August 1, 1974
121 Hulen, Rubey MosleyRubey Mosley Hulen E.D. Mo. July 8, 1943 July 8, 1943 July 14, 1943 July 7, 1956 -
122 Helvering, Guy T.Guy T. Helvering D. Kan. September 14, 1943 September 28, 1943 October 11, 1943 July 4, 1946 -
123 Swygert, Luther MerrittLuther Merritt Swygert N.D. Ind. September 29, 1943 October 14, 1943 October 16, 1943 October 10, 1961 -
124 Hutcheson, Charles SterlingCharles Sterling Hutcheson E.D. Va. January 19, 1944 February 8, 1944 February 10, 1944 September 1, 1959 October 24, 1969
125 Graven, Henry NormanHenry Norman Graven N.D. Iowa March 3, 1944 March 21, 1944 March 24, 1944 August 31, 1961 February 1, 1970
126 LaBuy, Walter J.Walter J. LaBuy N.D. Ill. March 7, 1944 March 29, 1944 March 31, 1944 January 31, 1961 September 29, 1967
127 Shaw, Elwyn RileyElwyn Riley Shaw N.D. Ill. March 7, 1944 May 3, 1944 May 9, 1944 July 18, 1950 -
128 Kennedy, Harold MauriceHarold Maurice Kennedy E.D.N.Y. September 1, 1944 September 20, 1944 September 22, 1944 September 30, 1952 -
129 Connor, Aloysius JosephAloysius Joseph Connor D.N.H. November 16, 1944 December 5, 1944 December 9, 1944 December 18, 1967 -
130 Schweinhaut, Henry AlbertHenry Albert Schweinhaut D.D.C. November 21, 1944 December 13, 1944 December 19, 1944 November 16, 1956 June 22, 1970
131 Davis, Thomas HoytThomas Hoyt Davis M.D. Ga. January 3, 1945 January 29, 1945 January 30, 1945 June 30, 1961 May 19, 1969
132 Brown Sr., Robert LewisRobert Lewis Brown Sr. D. Mont. March 12, 1945 March 27, 1945 April 7, 1945 April 2, 1948 -
133 Ridge, Albert AlphonsoAlbert Alphonso Ridge W.D. Mo. March 12, 1945 April 3, 1945 April 7, 1945 June 29, 1961 -

Specialty courts (Article I)

United States Court of Customs and Patent Appeals

# Judge Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Garrett, Finis J.Finis J. Garrett November 16, 1937 November 30, 1937 December 1, 1937[24] September 1, 1948[25] -
2 Jackson, Joseph RaymondJoseph Raymond Jackson November 29, 1937 December 9, 1937 December 14, 1937 April 1, 1952 August 29, 1969
3 O'Connell, AmbroseAmbrose O'Connell May 19, 1944 June 6, 1944 June 10, 1944 April 10, 1962 October 12, 1962

United States Court of Claims

# Judge Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Whaley, Richard S.Richard S. Whaley June 23, 1939 June 26, 1939 June 27, 1939[26] July 9, 1947 November 8, 1951
2 Whitaker, Samuel EstillSamuel Estill Whitaker June 23, 1939 July 11, 1939 July 13, 1939 July 19, 1964 March 26, 1967
3 Jones, John MarvinJohn Marvin Jones April 9, 1940 April 10, 1940 November 20, 1940 July 9, 1947[27] -
4 Madden, J. WarrenJ. Warren Madden November 15, 1940 January 2, 1941 January 7, 1941 August 15, 1961 February 17, 1972

United States Customs Court

# Judge Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Keefe, William JohnWilliam John Keefe June 8, 1933 June 10, 1933 June 13, 1933 January 15, 1947 -
2 Walker, Thomas JosephThomas Joseph Walker June 11, 1940 June 15, 1940 June 20, 1940 January 18, 1945 -
3 Oliver, WebsterWebster Oliver June 11, 1940 June 18, 1940 June 24, 1940 June 24, 1967 November 16, 1969
4 Ekwall, William A.William A. Ekwall January 19, 1942 February 9, 1942 February 13, 1942 October 16, 1956 -
5 Cole Jr., William PuringtonWilliam Purington Cole Jr. May 11, 1942 May 11, 1942 May 14, 1942 July 9, 1952 -
6 Lawrence, Charles DrummondCharles Drummond Lawrence February 1, 1943 February 18, 1943 February 22, 1943 March 31, 1965 February 12, 1975

Notes

References

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  1. ^ All information on the names, terms of service, and details of appointment of federal judges is derived from the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public-domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
  2. ^ Douglas was born in Minnesota and spent a considerable amount of time as a student and later as a teacher at Yale University in Connecticut, but Washington is where he settled his family prior to nomination to the Court.
  3. ^ Stone had been appointed as an Associate Justice by President Calvin Coolidge on February 5, 1925.
  4. ^ Rutledge lived and worked in many states prior to his nomination to the Court.
  5. ^ First woman appointed to a federal appellate court.
  6. ^ Laterally appointed as Chief Justice of the same court on March 9, 1948.
  7. ^ a b Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 6, 1936, confirmed by the United States Senate on January 22, 1936, and received commission on January 28, 1936.
  8. ^ Laterally appointed to serve as Chief Justice, after serving as a judge on the same court.
  9. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 5, 1939, confirmed by the United States Senate on February 1, 1939, and received commission on February 9, 1939.
  10. ^ a b Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 11, 1940, confirmed by the United States Senate on February 1, 1940, and received commission on February 5, 1940.
  11. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 8, 1934, confirmed by the United States Senate on January 23, 1934, and received commission on January 26, 1934.
  12. ^ a b Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 8, 1934, confirmed by the United States Senate on February 20, 1934, and received commission on March 1, 1934.
  13. ^ a b Reassigned by operation of law to the United States District Court for the Central District of California on September 18, 1966.
  14. ^ Reassigned by operation of law to the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina on November 1, 1965.
  15. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on November 16, 1937, confirmed by the United States Senate on December 8, 1937, and received commission on December 14, 1937.
  16. ^ Elevated by President Roosevelt to Chief Justice of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, considered a separate appointment, on February 23, 1945.
  17. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 5, 1939, confirmed by the United States Senate on March 30, 1939, and received commission on May 4, 1939.
  18. ^ Recess appointment; the United States Senate later rejected the appointment.
  19. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 5, 1939, confirmed by the United States Senate on February 9, 1939, and received commission on March 4, 1939.
  20. ^ Allred resigned to pursue elected office; unsuccessful, he was later reappointed to a different seat on the same court by President Harry S. Truman.
  21. ^ Seat reassigned by operation of law to serve both the Eastern and Western Districts of Washington on January 20, 1940.
  22. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on April 4, 1940, confirmed by the United States Senate on April 24, 1940, and received commission on April 29, 1940.
  23. ^ Recess appointment; formally nominated on January 16, 1940, confirmed by the United States Senate on March 5, 1940, and received commission on March 13, 1940.
  24. ^ Laterally appointed Presiding Judge, after previously serving as an Associate Judge of the same court.
  25. ^ Reassigned by operation of law to serve as Chief Judge of the same court.
  26. ^ Laterally appointed Chief Justice, after previously serving as a Judge of the same court.
  27. ^ Laterally appointed Chief Justice of the same court.

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