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Donohoe, James A.

Born August 9, 1877, in O'Neill, NE
Died February 26, 1956

Federal Judicial Service

Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on April 15, 1933, to a seat vacated by Joseph W. Woodrough; Confirmed by the Senate on April 20, 1933, and received commission on April 27, 1933. Served as chief judge, 1948-1956. Service terminated on February 26, 1956, due to death.


1898 Freemont Normal College, Nebraska, B.S.
1905 Read law

Professional Career

1905-1933 Private practice, Nebraska
1908-1909 Member, Nebraska State Senate