Frank Sigel Dietrich

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Frank Sigel Dietrich
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Court Information:
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Title:   Former Judge
Service:
Appointed by:   Calvin Coolidge
Active:   1/3/1927 - 10/2/1930
Preceded by:   Wallace McCamant
Past post:   District of Idaho
Past term:   1907-1927
Past position:   Seat #1
Personal History
Born:   1863
Deceased:   1930
Undergraduate:   Brown University (1887)
Law School:   Read law (1891)
Grad. School:   Brown University (1890)

Frank Sigel Dietrich (1863-1930) was a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States District Court for the District of Idaho.

Early life and education

  • Brown University, A.B., 1887
  • Brown University, A.M., 1890
  • Read law, 1891[1]

Professional career

  • Attorney, Union Pacific Railroad, 1899-1907[1]

Judicial career

Ninth Circuit

Dietrich was nominated by President Calvin Coolidge on December 22, 1926 to replace Wallace McCamant. He was confirmed by the Senate on January 3, 1927, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on October 2, 1930.[1]

District of Idaho

Dietrich received a recess appointment from President Theodore Roosevelt on March 19, 1907 to fill a seat vacated by James Helmick Beatty. On December 3rd of that year, he was officially nominated. He was confirmed by the Senate on December 17th, and received commission that same day. He served on this court until January 18, 1927.[1] Dietrich was succeeded in this position by Charles Cheatham Cavanah.

External links

  • Biography from the Illustrated History of the State of Idaho.

References

Political offices
Preceded by:
James Helmick Beatty
District of Idaho
1907-1927
Seat #1
Succeeded by:
Charles Cheatham Cavanah
Preceded by:
Wallace McCamant
Ninth Circuit
1927–1930
Succeeded by:
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