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Marcus Wilson Acheson

Biography of Marcus Wilson Acheson

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Acheson
  • First Name: Marcus
  • Middle Name: Wilson
  • Date of Birth: June , 7 , 1828
  • Place of Birth (POB): Washington , Pennsylvania (US-PA, PA, 42, Pa., Penn., Penna.)
  • Date of Death: June , 21 , 1906
  • Place of Death (POD): Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania (US-PA, PA, 42, Pa., Penn., Penna.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Marcus Wilson Acheson Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Rutherford B. Hayes ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 01/06/1880
  • Seat vacated by: Ketcham , Winthrop
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 01/07/1880
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 01/14/1880
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 01/14/1880
  • Commission Date: 01/14/1880
  • Date of Termination: 02/09/1891
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Appointment to Another Judicial Position

Second Appointment of Marcus Wilson Acheson

  • Court Name: United States Circuit Courts for the Third Circuit
  • Court Type: United States Circuit Court (1869)
  • Promoted by President: Benjamin Harrison ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 01/23/1891
  • Seat vacated by: McKennan , William
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 01/24/1891
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action: 02/03/1891
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 02/03/1891
  • Commission Date: 02/03/1891
  • Date of Termination: 06/21/1906
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Third Appointment of Marcus Wilson Acheson

  • Court Name: U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Court Type: United States Court of Appeals
  • Origin: Assignment
  • Authorization legislation: 26 Stat. 826
  • Commission Date: 06/16/1891

Marcus Wilson Acheson in the Law School

  • Name of School: Washington College (now Washington and Jefferson College)
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1845

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1852

Marcus Wilson Acheson Career Path

Employment:

  • Private practice, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1852-1880

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