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Edward Silsby Farrington

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Edward Silsby Farrington
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Nevada
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #1
Service:
Appointed by:   Theodore Roosevelt
Active:   1/10/1907 - 4/30/1928
Senior:   4/30/1928 - 8/31/1929
Preceded by:   Thomas Porter Hawley
Succeeded by:   Frank Herbert Norcross
Personal History
Born:   1856
Deceased:   1929
Undergraduate:   Amherst College (1880)
Law School:   University of California, Hastings College of Law

Edward Silsby Farrington (1856-1929) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of Nevada.

He was nominated by President Theodore Roosevelt on December 19, 1906 to a seat vacated by Thomas Porter Hawley. He was confirmed by the Senate on January 10, 1907, and received commission that same day.[1] He assumed senior status on April 30, 1928. He served until his death on August 31, 1929.

Early life and education

  • University of California, Hastings College of Law
  • Amherst College, A.B., 1880

Professional career

  • Private practice, Elko, Nevada, 1886-1907

Judicial carer

District of Nevada

Farrington was nominated by President Theodore Roosevelt on December 19, 1906 to a seat vacated by Thomas Porter Hawley. He was confirmed by the Senate on January 10, 1907, and received commission that same day.[1] He assumed senior status on April 30, 1928. He served until his death on August 31, 1929.

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Thomas Porter Hawley
District of Nevada
1907–1928
Seat #1
Succeeded by:
Frank Herbert Norcross