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Charles Paul Mcclelland

Biography of Charles Paul McClelland

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): McClelland
  • First Name: Charles
  • Middle Name: Paul
  • Date of Birth: December , 19 , 1854
  • Place of Birth (POB): Glenluce , Scotland
  • Date of Death: June , 6 , 1944
  • Place of Death (POD): Dobbs Ferry , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Charles Paul McClelland Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States Customs Court
  • Court Type: United States Customs Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Reassignment ( Reassignment )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal):
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 44 Stat. 669
  • Commission Date: 05/28/1926
  • Date of Service as Chief Judge (begin): 1934
  • Termination of Service as Chief Judge (Date): 1939
  • Date of Termination: 09/30/1939
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Retirement

Charles Paul McClelland in the Law School

  • Name of School: New York University School of Law
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1882

Charles Paul McClelland Career Path


  • Private practice, Dobbs Ferry, New York, 1882-1902
  • State assemblyman, New York, 1885-1886, 1891
  • Deputy collector of customs, New York City, 1886-1890
  • State senator, New York, 1892-1893, 1903

    Bankruptcy and Magistrate service

    Member, Board of General Appraisers

  • Received a recess appointment from Theodore Roosevelt on August 21, 1903, to a seat vacated by James A. Jewell; nominated to the same position by Theodore Roosevelt on November 10, 1903. Confirmed by the Senate on December 7, 1903, and received commission on December 8, 1903. Service terminated on May 28, 1926, due to reassignment.


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