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Alexander Boarman

Biography of Alexander Boarman

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Boarman
  • First Name: Alexander
  • Date of Birth: December , 10 , 1839
  • Place of Birth (POB): Yazoo City , Mississippi (US-MS, MS, 28, MI, Miss.)
  • Date of Death: August , 30 , 1916
  • Place of Death (POD): Loon Lake, Franklin County , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Alexander Boarman Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Western District of Louisiana
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: James A. Garfield ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 05/18/1881
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 21 Stat. 507
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 05/18/1881
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 05/18/1881
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 05/18/1881
  • Commission Date: 05/18/1881
  • Date of Termination: 08/30/1916
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Alexander Boarman in the Law School

  • Name of School: Kentucky University (now Transylvania University)
  • Law Degree Year: 1860

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1860

Alexander Boarman Career Path


  • Confederate Army, 1861-1865
  • Private practice, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1866-1868, 1873-1877
  • Mayor, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1866-1867
  • City attorney, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1868-1872
  • U.S. representative from Louisiana, 1872-1873
  • Judge, Louisiana District Court, Tenth Judicial District, 1877-1881


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