Charles Andrew Willard
|Charles Andrew Willard|
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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Minnesota|
|Appointed by:||William Howard Taft|
|Active:||5/18/1909 - 3/13/1914|
|Preceded by:||Milton Dwight Purdy|
|Succeeded by:||Wilbur Franklin Booth|
|Bachelors:||Dartmouth College (1877)|
|Law School:||Boston University (1879)|
Charles Andrew Willard (1857-1914) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota.
He was nominated by President William Howard Taft on May 8, 1909 to fill the seat vacated by Milton Dwight Purdy. He was confirmed by the Senate on May 18th, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on March 13, 1914. Willard was succeeded in this position by Wilbur Franklin Booth.
Early life and education
- Dartmouth College, A.B., 1877
- Boston University, LL.B., 1879
- Private practice, St. Johnsbury, Vermont, 1879-1882
- Private practice, St. Paul, Minnesota, 1882-1885
- Private practice, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1885-1901
- Lecturer, University of Minnesota, 1887-1901
- U.S. Territorial Judge, Philippine Islands, 1901-1909
District of Minnesota
Willard was nominated by President William Howard Taft on May 8, 1909 to fill the seat vacated by Milton Dwight Purdy.  He was confirmed by the Senate on May 18th, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on March 13, 1914. Willard was succeeded in this position by Wilbur Franklin Booth.
|Federal judicial offices|
Milton Dwight Purdy
|District of Minnesota
Wilbur Franklin Booth
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|Former Article III judges||
James Rosenbaum • Diana Murphy • Rensselaer Russell Nelson • William Lochren • Page Morris • Milton Dwight Purdy • Charles Andrew Willard • Wilbur Franklin Booth • William Alexander Cant • John Franklin McGee • Joseph West Molyneaux • John Benjamin Sanborn • Gunnar Hans Nordbye • Matthew Joyce • Robert Cook Bell • George Sullivan • Edward Devitt • Dennis Donovan • Earl Larson • Miles Lord • Harry MacLaughlin • Philip Neville • Robert Renner •
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