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Judge Richard S. Rodney

The Honorable Richard S. Rodney

Judge Tabs


Born October 10, 1882, in New Castle, DE
Died December 22, 1963
Federal Judicial Service:

U. S. District Court, District of Delaware
Nominated by Harry S Truman on July 25, 1946, to a new seat created by 60 Stat. 654; Confirmed by the Senate on July 27, 1946, and received commission on July 31, 1946. Assumed senior status on January 1, 1957. Service terminated on December 22, 1963, due to death.


Read law, 1906

Professional Career:

Delaware National Guard First Lieutenant, 1899-1913
Private practice, Wilmington, Delaware, 1906-1922
Mayor, New Castle, Delaware, 1911-1917
Associate judge, Supreme Court of Delaware, 1922-1946