Born: May 11, 1818
Cincinnati, Ohio

Died: August 9, 1899
Leesburg, Virginia

Charles Pinckney James

Associate Justice, U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia [Supreme Court of the District of Columbia]

Nominated by Rutherford B. Hayes on December 1, 1879; Confirmed by the Senate on December 10, 1879, and received commission on December 10, 1879. Service terminated on December 1, 1892, due to retirement.

Education:
Harvard College, 1838

Artist
Artist not identified.

Professional Career:

Private practice, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1840-1850
Professor of law, Cincinnati College, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1850-1856
Judge, Superior Court of Ohio, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1856-1864
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1864-1879
Professor of law, Georgetown University, 1870-1874

Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Cincinnati, Ohio

  • John Hough James papers, 1815-1881; 4 ft. (ca. 100 items); finding aid; represented.
Judges of the D.C. Circuit Courts