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|Current Court Information:|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit|
|Appointed by:||Warren Harding|
|Active:||6/2/1921 - 4/9/1931|
|Preceded by:||Jeter Connelly Pritchard|
|Succeeded by:||Morris Ames Soper|
|Past post:||Eastern District of Virginia|
|Past position:||Seat #1|
|Bachelors:||Univeristy of Virginia|
|Law School:||Read Law (1877)|
Edmund Waddill, Jr. (1855-1931) was a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Early life and education
- Private practice, Hanover County, Virginia, 1877-1878
- Private practice, Richmond, Virginia, 1878-1880
- Judge, County Court of Henrico County, Virginia, 1880-1883
- U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1883-1885
- Member, Virginia State Legislature, 1886-1889
- Republican candidate for U.S. House of Representatives from Virginia, 1886
- U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1890-1891
- Private practice, 1891-1908
Waddill was nominated by President Warren Harding on May 26, 1921. He was confirmed by the Senate on June 2, 1921, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on April 9, 1931.
Eastern District of Virginia
Waddill was nominated by President William McKinley on March 10, 1898. He was confirmed by the Senate on March 22, 1898, and received commission that same day. He served on this court until June 9, 1921. Waddill was succeeded in this position by Duncan Groner.
- Biography from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- Biography from the website "Infoplease".
- Judge Waddill's Biography from the Federal Judicial Center
|Federal judicial offices|
Robert William Hughes
|Eastern District of Virginia
Duncan Lawrence Groner
Jeter Connelly Pritchard
|Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
Morris Ames Soper
Chief Judge: William Traxler • Barbara Keenan • Steven Agee • Harvie Wilkinson • Paul Niemeyer • Diana Motz • Robert King • Roger Gregory • Dennis Shedd • Allyson Duncan • Andre Davis • Henry Floyd • James Wynn • Albert Diaz • Stephanie Thacker
|Former judges||Hugh Lennox Bond • Karen J. Williams • Blane Michael • Michael Luttig • Emory Sneeden • Samuel Ervin • James Sprouse • Charles Henry Simonton • Nathan Goff • Edmund Waddill • Jeter Connelly Pritchard • Martin Augustine Knapp • John Carter Rose • Charles Albert Woods • Morris Ames Soper • Elliott Northcott • John Johnston Parker • Armistead Dobie • Harrison Winter • James Craven • Donald Russell • Albert Bryan, Sr. • John Butzner • Hiram Widener • Herbert Boreman • John Field • Kenneth Hall • J. Spencer Bell • Clement Haynsworth • Francis Murnaghan • Simon Sobeloff • William Walter Wilkins •|
|Former Chief judges|
|Magistrate judges||John F. Anderson • Ivan Davis • Hannah Lauck • Theresa Buchanan • Rawles Jones, Jr. • Tommy Miller • William Prince • Douglas E. Miller • David Novak • Lawrence Leonard •|
|Former Article III judges||
George Tucker • George Hay • Philip Pendelton Barbour • Peter Vivian Daniel • John Young Mason • James Dandridge Halyburton • John Curtiss Underwood • Robert William Hughes • Edmund Waddill • Richard Williams • Duncan Groner • Luther Way • Robert Nelson Pollard • Albert Bryan, Sr. • John Butzner • Joseph Clarke • Walter Hoffman • Charles Hutcheson • Richard Kellam • Walter Kelley • Oren Lewis • John MacKenzie • Robert Merhige • David Warriner •
|Former Chief judges|