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Jonathan Hoge Walker

Biography of Jonathan Hoge Walker

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Walker
  • First Name: Jonathan
  • Middle Name: Hoge
  • Date of Birth: July , 20 , 1754
  • Place of Birth (POB): near Hogestown , Pennsylvania (US-PA, PA, 42, Pa., Penn., Penna.)
  • Date of Death: March , 23 , 1824
  • Place of Death (POD): Natchez , Mississippi (US-MS, MS, 28, MI, Miss.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Jonathan Hoge Walker Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: James Monroe ( Jeffersonian Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 04/20/1818
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 3 Stat. 462
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 04/20/1818
  • Commission Date: 04/20/1818
  • Date of Termination: 03/23/1824
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Jonathan Hoge Walker in the Law School

  • Name of School: Dickinson College
  • Law Degree Year: 1787

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1790

Jonathan Hoge Walker Career Path


  • Continental Army soldier, Revolutionary War
  • Private practice, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, 1790-1806
  • President judge, Court of Common Pleas of Pennsylvania, Fourth Judicial District, 1806-1818


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This entry was last updated: October 29, 2015

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