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George Moulton Carpenter

Biography of George Moulton Carpenter

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Carpenter
  • First Name: George
  • Middle Name: Moulton
  • Date of Birth: April , 22 , 1844
  • Place of Birth (POB): Portsmouth , Rhode Island (US-RI, RI, 44, R.I., R. Isl)
  • Date of Death: July , 31 , 1896
  • Place of Death (POD): Katwijk , Holland
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

George Moulton Carpenter Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, District of Rhode Island
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Chester A. Arthur ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 12/16/1884
  • Seat vacated by: Colt , LeBaron B.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 12/16/1884
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 12/18/1884
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 12/18/1884
  • Commission Date: 12/18/1884
  • Date of Termination: 07/31/1896
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

George Moulton Carpenter in the Law School

  • Name of School: Brown University
  • Law Degree Year: 1864

George Moulton Carpenter Career Path


  • Reporter, Providence Evening Press and Providence Daily Journal, 1864-1867
  • Private practice, Providence, Rhode Island, 1867-1882
  • Associate justice, Supreme Court of Rhode Island, 1882-1885


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