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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.


Fremont Normal College, Nebraska, B.S., 1898

Read law, 1905

Professional Career

Private practice, Nebraska, 1905-1933

State senator, Nebraska, 1908-1909