List of federal judges appointed by George H. W. Bush

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President George H. W. Bush.
David Souter was Bush's first Supreme Court appointment, having first been appointed by Bush to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.
Bush appointed Clarence Thomas to the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and then elevated him to the Supreme Court.
Samuel Alito, appointed by Bush to the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, was later elevated to the Supreme Court.
Bush appointed Sonia Sotomayor to the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; Sotomayor was later elevated to the Second Circuit, and then to the Supreme Court.
Bush named Louis Freeh to the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, where Freeh sat for two years before becoming director of the FBI.
Vaughn R. Walker, appointed by Bush to the United States District Court for the Central District of California, and would later be revealed to be the earliest known gay federal judge.[1]

Following is a list of all United States federal judges appointed by President George H. W. Bush during his presidency.[2] In total Bush appointed 192 federal judges, including two Justices to the Supreme Court of the United States, 42 judges to the United States Courts of Appeals, and 148 judges to the United States district courts. In his single term in office, Bush came one appointment short of matching Franklin D. Roosevelt's mark of 193 federal judicial appointments over the course of his presidency.

United States Supreme Court Justices[edit]

# Judge Seat State Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Confirmation
vote
Began active
service
Ended active
service
1 Souter, DavidDavid Souter Seat 1 New Hampshire July 25, 1990 October 2, 1990 90-9 October 3, 1990 June 29, 2009
2 Thomas, ClarenceClarence Thomas Seat 10 Georgia July 8, 1991 October 15, 1991 52-48 October 18, 1991 Incumbent

Courts of Appeals[edit]

# Judge Circuit Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Confirmation
vote
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Fernandez, Ferdinand FrancisFerdinand Francis Fernandez Ninth February 28, 1989 May 18, 1989 unanimous consent May 22, 1989 June 1, 2002 Incumbent
2 Rymer, Pamela AnnPamela Ann Rymer Ninth February 28, 1989 May 18, 1989 unanimous consent May 22, 1989 September 21, 2011 0
3 Cyr, Conrad K.Conrad K. Cyr First August 4, 1989 October 24, 1989 unanimous consent November 20, 1989 January 31, 1997 Incumbent
4 Plager, S. JayS. Jay Plager Fed. Cir. September 12, 1989 November 8, 1989 unanimous consent November 11, 1989 November 30, 2000 Incumbent
5 Walker, Jr., John MercerJohn Mercer Walker, Jr. Second September 21, 1989 November 22, 1989 unanimous consent November 27, 1989 September 30, 2006 Incumbent
6 Thomas, ClarenceClarence Thomas D.C. Cir. October 30, 1989 March 6, 1990 voice vote March 6, 1990 October 17, 1991 0
7 Barksdale, Rhesa HawkinsRhesa Hawkins Barksdale Fifth November 17, 1989 March 9, 1990 unanimous consent March 12, 1990 August 8, 2009 Incumbent
8 Wiener, Jr., Jacques LoebJacques Loeb Wiener, Jr. Fifth November 17, 1989 March 9, 1990 unanimous consent March 12, 1990 September 30, 2010 Incumbent
9 Lourie, Alan DavidAlan David Lourie Fed. Cir. January 24, 1990 April 5, 1990 unanimous consent April 6, 1990 Incumbent 0
10 Clevenger III, Raymond CharlesRaymond Charles Clevenger III Fed. Cir. January 24, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 February 1, 2006 Incumbent
11 Souter, DavidDavid Souter First January 24, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 October 8, 1990 0
12 Alito, SamuelSamuel Alito Third February 20, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990[3] January 31, 2006 0
13 Birch, Jr., Stanley F.Stanley F. Birch, Jr. Eleventh March 22, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 August 29, 2010 0
14 Suhrheinrich, Richard FredRichard Fred Suhrheinrich Sixth April 18, 1990 June 29, 1990 unanimous consent July 10, 1990 August 15, 2001 Incumbent
15 Henderson, Karen L.Karen L. Henderson D.C. Cir. May 8, 1990 June 29, 1990 unanimous consent July 5, 1990 Incumbent 0
16 Randolph, Arthur RaymondArthur Raymond Randolph D.C. Cir. May 8, 1990 July 13, 1990 unanimous consent July 16, 1990 November 1, 2008 Incumbent
17 Niemeyer, Paul V.Paul V. Niemeyer Fourth May 11, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 Incumbent 0
18 Rader, Randall RayRandall Ray Rader Fed. Cir. June 12, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 9, 1990 Incumbent 0
19 Dubina, Joel FredrickJoel Fredrick Dubina Eleventh June 7, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 October 26, 2013 Incumbent
20 McLaughlin, Joseph M.Joseph M. McLaughlin Second July 10, 1990 October 12, 1990 unanimous consent October 17, 1990 March 20, 1998 August 8, 2013
21 Nelson, Thomas G.Thomas G. Nelson Ninth July 18, 1990 October 12, 1990 unanimous consent October 17, 1990 November 14, 2003 May 4, 2011
22 Loken, James B.James B. Loken Eighth September 10, 1990 October 12, 1990 unanimous consent October 17, 1990 Incumbent 0
23 Garza, Emilio M.Emilio M. Garza Fifth April 11, 1991 May 24, 1991 unanimous consent May 30, 1991 August 1, 2012 Incumbent
24 Roth, Jane RichardsJane Richards Roth Third May 16, 1991 June 28, 1991 unanimous consent July 2, 1991 May 31, 2006 Incumbent
25 Hamilton, Clyde H.Clyde H. Hamilton Fourth June 12, 1991 July 18, 1991 unanimous consent July 22, 1991 November 30, 1999 Incumbent
26 Luttig, J. MichaelJ. Michael Luttig Fourth April 23, 1991 July 29, 1991 unanimous consent August 2, 1991 May 10, 2006 0
27 Kleinfeld, AndrewAndrew Kleinfeld Ninth May 23, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 June 12, 2010 Incumbent
28 Siler, Jr., Eugene EdwardEugene Edward Siler, Jr. Sixth June 16, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 December 31, 2001 Incumbent
29 Hansen, David RasmussenDavid Rasmussen Hansen Eighth July 30, 1991 November 15, 1991 unanimous consent November 18, 1991 April 1, 2003 Incumbent
30 Batchelder, Alice M.Alice M. Batchelder Sixth June 12, 1991 November 27, 1991 unanimous consent December 2, 1991 Incumbent 0
31 DeMoss, Jr., Harold R.Harold R. DeMoss, Jr. Fifth June 27, 1991 November 27, 1991 unanimous consent December 2, 1991 July 1, 2007 Incumbent
32 Williams, Karen J.Karen J. Williams Fourth January 27, 1992 February 27, 1992 unanimous consent March 2, 1992 July 8, 2009 0
33 Kelly, Jr., Paul JosephPaul Joseph Kelly, Jr. Tenth November 19, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 Incumbent 0
34 Arnold, Morris S.Morris S. Arnold Eighth November 6, 1991 May 21, 1992 unanimous consent May 26, 1992 October 9, 2006 Incumbent
35 Boudin, MichaelMichael Boudin First March 20, 1992 May 21, 1992 unanimous consent May 26, 1992 June 1, 2013 Incumbent
36 Stahl, Norman H.Norman H. Stahl First April 9, 1992 June 26, 1992 unanimous consent June 30, 1992 April 16, 2001 Incumbent
37 Black, Susan H.Susan H. Black Eleventh March 10, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 February 25, 2011 Incumbent
38 Schall, Alvin AnthonyAlvin Anthony Schall Fed. Cir. March 3, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 October 5, 2009 Incumbent
39 Rovner, IlanaIlana Rovner Seventh July 2, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 Incumbent 0
40 Carnes, Edward EarlEdward Earl Carnes Eleventh January 27, 1992 September 9, 1992 62-36 September 10, 1992 Incumbent 0
41 Jacobs, Dennis G.Dennis G. Jacobs Second March 20, 1992 September 29, 1992 unanimous consent October 2, 1992 Incumbent 0
42 Lewis, Timothy K.Timothy K. Lewis Third September 17, 1992 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 9, 1992 June 30, 1999 0

District courts[edit]

# Judge Court
[Note 1]
Nomination
date
Confirmation
date
Confirmation
vote
Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
status
1 Bonner, Robert C.Robert C. Bonner C.D. Cal. February 28, 1989 May 18, 1989 unanimous consent May 24, 1989 August 12, 1990
2 Harmon, MelindaMelinda Harmon S.D. Tex. February 28, 1989 May 18, 1989 unanimous consent May 22, 1989 Incumbent
3 Garbis, Marvin J.Marvin J. Garbis D. Md. August 4, 1989 October 24, 1989 unanimous consent October 25, 1989 June 14, 2003 Incumbent
4 Smith, Rebecca BeachRebecca Beach Smith E.D. Va. August 4, 1989 October 24, 1989 unanimous consent October 25, 1989 Incumbent
5 Lindberg, George WakemGeorge Wakem Lindberg N.D. Ill. September 21, 1989 November 3, 1989 unanimous consent November 6, 1989 June 21, 2001 Incumbent
6 Walker, Vaughn R.Vaughn R. Walker N.D. Cal. September 7, 1989[4] November 21, 1989 unanimous consent November 27, 1989 February 28, 2011
7 Lodge, EdwardEdward Lodge D. Idaho October 30, 1989 November 22, 1989 unanimous consent November 27, 1989 Incumbent
8 Nottingham, Jr., Edward WillisEdward Willis Nottingham, Jr. D. Colo. October 20, 1989 November 22, 1989 unanimous consent November 27, 1989 October 29, 2008
9 Spatt, Arthur DonaldArthur Donald Spatt E.D.N.Y. October 25, 1989 November 22, 1989 unanimous consent November 27, 1989 December 1, 2004 Incumbent
10 Van Bebber, George ThomasGeorge Thomas Van Bebber D. Kan. September 13, 1989 November 22, 1989 unanimous consent December 8, 1989 December 31, 2000 May 26, 2005
11 Nelson, Edwin L.Edwin L. Nelson N.D. Ala. September 13, 1989 January 23, 1990 unanimous consent January 24, 1990 May 17, 2003
12 Wright, Susan WebberSusan Webber Wright E.D. Ark.
W.D. Ark.
September 21, 1989 January 23, 1990 unanimous consent January 24, 1990 August 22, 2013
December 1, 1990
Incumbent
13 Buckwalter, Ronald L.Ronald L. Buckwalter E.D. Pa. November 17, 1989 March 9, 1990 unanimous consent March 12, 1990 December 11, 2003 Incumbent
14 Lee, Donald J.Donald J. Lee W.D. Pa. November 9, 1989 March 9, 1990 unanimous consent March 12, 1990 April 6, 2000 March 17, 2011
15 Rosen, Gerald EllisGerald Ellis Rosen E.D. Mich. November 9, 1989 March 9, 1990 unanimous consent March 12, 1990 Incumbent
16 Martin, Jr., John S.John S. Martin, Jr. S.D.N.Y. January 24, 1990 April 5, 1990 unanimous consent April 6, 1990 May 31, 2003 September 30, 2003
17 Sparr, Daniel B.Daniel B. Sparr D. Colo. January 24, 1990 April 5, 1990 unanimous consent April 6, 1990 May 1, 2001 November 9, 2006
18 Stahl, Norman H.Norman H. Stahl D.N.H. January 24, 1990 April 5, 1990 unanimous consent April 6, 1990 June 30, 1992
19 Hood, Joseph MartinJoseph Martin Hood E.D. Ky. January 24, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 October 14, 2007 Incumbent
20 Hornby, David BrockDavid Brock Hornby D. Me. March 6, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 April 30, 2010 Incumbent
21 Jones, Robert E.Robert E. Jones D. Or. February 20, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 May 1, 2000 Incumbent
22 McClure, Jr., James FochtJames Focht McClure, Jr. M.D. Pa. January 24, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 April 7, 2001 December 17, 2010
23 McKenna, Lawrence M.Lawrence M. McKenna S.D.N.Y. January 24, 1990 April 27, 1990 unanimous consent April 30, 1990 May 24, 2002 Incumbent
24 McNamee, Stephen M.Stephen M. McNamee D. Ariz. February 20, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent June 4, 1990 October 1, 2007 Incumbent
25 Nickerson, William M.William M. Nickerson D. Md. January 24, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 June 11, 2002 Incumbent
26 Rainey, John DavidJohn David Rainey S.D. Tex. January 24, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 June 11, 2010 Incumbent
27 Shanstrom, Jack D.Jack D. Shanstrom D. Mont. February 23, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 January 30, 2001 September 15, 2013
28 Singleton, Jr., James KeithJames Keith Singleton, Jr. D. Alaska January 24, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 January 27, 2005 Incumbent
29 Vollmer, Jr., Richard W.Richard W. Vollmer, Jr. S.D. Ala. March 30, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 December 31, 2000 March 20, 2003
30 Wilson, Samuel GraysonSamuel Grayson Wilson W.D. Va. March 6, 1990 May 11, 1990 unanimous consent May 14, 1990 Incumbent
31 Cleland, Robert HardyRobert Hardy Cleland E.D. Mich. February 20, 1990 June 18, 1990 unanimous consent June 19, 1990 February 28, 2013 Incumbent
32 Norton, David C.David C. Norton D.S.C. April 18, 1990 June 29, 1990 unanimous consent July 12, 1990 Incumbent
33 Stamp, Jr., Frederick PfarrFrederick Pfarr Stamp, Jr. N.D.W.Va. May 11, 1990 June 29, 1990 unanimous consent July 12, 1990 November 1, 2006 Incumbent
34 Moreno, Federico A.Federico A. Moreno S.D. Fla. June 5, 1990 July 13, 1990 unanimous consent July 16, 1990 Incumbent
35 Amon, Carol BagleyCarol Bagley Amon E.D.N.Y. May 18, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 Incumbent
36 Boudin, MichaelMichael Boudin D.D.C. May 18, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 January 31, 1992
37 McBryde, John H.John H. McBryde N.D. Tex. May 11, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 Incumbent
38 Parker, Fred I.Fred I. Parker D. Vt. June 21, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 October 11, 1994
39 Skretny, William M.William M. Skretny W.D.N.Y. June 12, 1990 August 4, 1990 unanimous consent August 7, 1990 Incumbent
40 Mullen, Graham CalderGraham Calder Mullen W.D.N.C. February 20, 1990 September 10, 1990 unanimous consent September 11, 1990 December 1, 2005 Incumbent
41 Hamilton, Jean ConstanceJean Constance Hamilton E.D. Mo. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 July 1, 2013 Incumbent
42 Kent, Samuel B.Samuel B. Kent S.D. Tex. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 June 30, 2009
43 Levi, David F.David F. Levi E.D. Cal. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 June 30, 2007
44 Pickering, Charles W.Charles W. Pickering S.D. Miss. May 11, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 January 16, 2004
45 Shubb, William B.William B. Shubb E.D. Cal. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 November 1, 2004 Incumbent
46 Taylor, Gary L.Gary L. Taylor C.D. Cal. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 December 8, 2004 July 1, 2005
47 Ware, JamesJames Ware N.D. Cal. August 3, 1990 September 28, 1990 unanimous consent October 1, 1990 August 31, 2012
48 Shedd, DennisDennis Shedd D.S.C. October 17, 1990 October 27, 1990 unanimous consent October 30, 1990 December 10, 2002
49 Cauthron, Robin J.Robin J. Cauthron W.D. Okla. February 7, 1991 March 21, 1991 unanimous consent March 25, 1991 Incumbent
50 Wanger, Oliver WinstonOliver Winston Wanger E.D. Cal. January 8, 1991[5] March 21, 1991 unanimous consent March 25, 1991 May 31, 2006 October 1, 2011
51 Albritton III, William HaroldWilliam Harold Albritton III M.D. Ala. March 11, 1991 May 9, 1991 unanimous consent May 14, 1991 May 17, 2004 Incumbent
52 Herlong, Jr., Henry MichaelHenry Michael Herlong, Jr. D.S.C. April 9, 1991 May 9, 1991 unanimous consent May 14, 1991 June 1, 2009 Incumbent
53 Huff, Marilyn L.Marilyn L. Huff S.D. Cal. March 12, 1991 May 9, 1991 unanimous consent May 14, 1991 Incumbent
54 Nielsen, William FremmingWilliam Fremming Nielsen E.D. Wash. March 21, 1991 May 9, 1991 unanimous consent May 14, 1991 May 30, 2003 Incumbent
55 Van Sickle, Frederick L.Frederick L. Van Sickle E.D. Wash. March 21, 1991 May 9, 1991 unanimous consent May 14, 1991 May 1, 2008 Incumbent
56 Blackburn, Sharon LovelaceSharon Lovelace Blackburn N.D. Ala. April 11, 1991 May 24, 1991 unanimous consent May 30, 1991 Incumbent
57 Freeh, LouisLouis Freeh S.D.N.Y. April 9, 1991 May 24, 1991 unanimous consent May 30, 1991 August 31, 1993
58 Haik, Richard T.Richard T. Haik W.D. La. April 11, 1991 May 24, 1991 unanimous consent May 30, 1991 Incumbent
59 Armstrong, Saundra BrownSaundra Brown Armstrong N.D. Cal. April 25, 1991 June 14, 1991 unanimous consent June 18, 1991 March 23, 2012 Incumbent
60 Lewis, Timothy K.Timothy K. Lewis W.D. Pa. April 25, 1991 June 14, 1991 unanimous consent June 18, 1991 October 23, 1992
61 Osteen, Sr., William LindsayWilliam Lindsay Osteen, Sr. M.D.N.C. April 25, 1991 June 14, 1991 unanimous consent June 18, 1991 April 3, 2006 September 14, 2007
62 Johnson, Jr., SterlingSterling Johnson, Jr. E.D.N.Y. May 17, 1991 June 28, 1991 unanimous consent July 2, 1991 June 1, 2003 Incumbent
63 Nimmons, Jr., Ralph WilsonRalph Wilson Nimmons, Jr. M.D. Fla. May 23, 1991 June 28, 1991 unanimous consent July 2, 1991 November 24, 2003
64 Schlesinger, Harvey E.Harvey E. Schlesinger M.D. Fla. May 23, 1991 June 28, 1991 unanimous consent July 2, 1991 June 5, 2006 Incumbent
65 Brody, Morton A.Morton A. Brody D. Me. June 14, 1991 July 18, 1991 unanimous consent July 25, 1991 March 25, 2000
66 Gaitan, Jr., Fernando J.Fernando J. Gaitan, Jr. W.D. Mo. May 16, 1991 July 18, 1991 unanimous consent August 2, 1991 January 3, 2014 Incumbent
67 Bartle III, HarveyHarvey Bartle III E.D. Pa. May 15, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 October 1, 2011 Incumbent
68 Bassler, William G.William G. Bassler D.N.J. June 14, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 March 6, 2005 August 31, 2006
69 Benson, DeeDee Benson D. Utah May 16, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 January 1, 2014 Incumbent
70 Dalzell, StewartStewart Dalzell E.D. Pa. July 24, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 October 31, 2013 Incumbent
71 Graham, Donald L.Donald L. Graham S.D. Fla. June 17, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 December 15, 2013 Incumbent
72 Highsmith, ShelbyShelby Highsmith S.D. Fla. June 27, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 March 15, 2002 Incumbent
73 Hogan, Michael RobertMichael Robert Hogan D. Or. June 27, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 September 24, 2011 November 1, 2012
74 Legg, Benson EverettBenson Everett Legg D. Md. May 15, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 June 8, 2012 February 6, 2013
75 Solis, Jorge AntonioJorge Antonio Solis N.D. Tex. June 19, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 Incumbent
76 Trimble, Jr., James TravisJames Travis Trimble, Jr. W.D. La. June 27, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 September 13, 2002 Incumbent
77 Yohn, Jr., William HendricksWilliam Hendricks Yohn, Jr. E.D. Pa. June 14, 1991 September 12, 1991 unanimous consent September 16, 1991 November 20, 2003 Incumbent
78 Caulfield, Barbara A.Barbara A. Caulfield N.D. Cal. June 27, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 September 16, 1994
79 Doherty, Rebecca F.Rebecca F. Doherty W.D. La. June 27, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 Incumbent
80 Hurley, Denis ReaganDenis Reagan Hurley E.D.N.Y. June 27, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 December 18, 2004 Incumbent
81 Longstaff, Ronald EarlRonald Earl Longstaff S.D. Iowa July 24, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 November 5, 2006 Incumbent
82 Lungstrum, John WatsonJohn Watson Lungstrum D. Kan. July 24, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 November 2, 2010 Incumbent
83 Means, Terry R.Terry R. Means N.D. Tex. July 24, 1991 October 31, 1991 voice vote November 5, 1991 July 3, 2013 Incumbent
84 Andersen, Wayne R.Wayne R. Andersen N.D. Ill. July 24, 1991 November 15, 1991 unanimous consent November 18, 1991 July 31, 2010
85 Collier, Lacey A.Lacey A. Collier N.D. Fla. July 24, 1991 November 15, 1991 unanimous consent November 18, 1991 November 20, 2003 Incumbent
86 Matia, Paul RamonPaul Ramon Matia N.D. Ohio June 27, 1991 November 15, 1991 unanimous consent November 18, 1991 December 31, 2004 May 31, 2005
87 Robinson, Sue LewisSue Lewis Robinson D. Del. October 1, 1991 November 15, 1991 unanimous consent November 18, 1991 Incumbent
88 Belot, Monti L.Monti L. Belot D. Kan. July 26, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 March 4, 2008 Incumbent
89 Bramlette, David C.David C. Bramlette S.D. Miss. July 26, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 March 20, 2006 Incumbent
90 Clement, Edith BrownEdith Brown Clement E.D. La. October 1, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 November 27, 2001
91 Conway, Anne C.Anne C. Conway M.D. Fla. July 24, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 Incumbent
92 Faber, David A.David A. Faber S.D.W.Va. August 1, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 December 31, 2008 Incumbent
93 McDade, Joe BillyJoe Billy McDade C.D. Ill. September 11, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 February 28, 2010 Incumbent
94 Sparks, SamSam Sparks W.D. Tex. October 1, 1991 November 21, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 Incumbent
95 Roll, JohnJohn Roll D. Ariz. September 23, 1991 November 22, 1991 unanimous consent November 25, 1991 January 8, 2011
96 Beckwith, SandraSandra Beckwith S.D. Ohio July 26, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 January 1, 2009 Incumbent
97 Carnes, Julie E.Julie E. Carnes N.D. Ga. August 1, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 Incumbent
98 Edmunds, Nancy GarlockNancy Garlock Edmunds E.D. Mich. September 11, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 August 1, 2012 Incumbent
99 McCalla, Jon PhippsJon Phipps McCalla W.D. Tenn. August 1, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 August 23, 2013 Incumbent
100 McKeague, DavidDavid McKeague W.D. Mich. September 11, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 June 13, 2005
101 Merryday, Steven DouglasSteven Douglas Merryday M.D. Fla. September 23, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 Incumbent
102 Moore, Kevin MichaelKevin Michael Moore S.D. Fla. October 4, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 Incumbent
103 Reinhard, Philip GodfreyPhilip Godfrey Reinhard N.D. Ill. August 1, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 January 12, 2007 Incumbent
104 Scullin, FrederickFrederick Scullin N.D.N.Y. September 12, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 March 13, 2006 Incumbent
105 Whyte, Ronald M.Ronald M. Whyte N.D. Cal. July 26, 1991 February 6, 1992 unanimous consent February 10, 1992 March 2, 2009 Incumbent
106 Burrell, Jr., Garland EllisGarland Ellis Burrell, Jr. E.D. Cal. August 1, 1991 February 27, 1992 unanimous consent March 2, 1992 July 4, 2012 Incumbent
107 Cooper, Mary LittleMary Little Cooper D.N.J. July 26, 1991 February 27, 1992 unanimous consent March 2, 1992 August 31, 2011 Incumbent
108 McKelvie, Roderick R.Roderick R. McKelvie D. Del. November 5, 1991 February 27, 1992 unanimous consent March 2, 1992 June 28, 2002
109 Traxler, Jr., William ByrdWilliam Byrd Traxler, Jr. D.S.C. November 14, 1991 February 27, 1992 unanimous consent March 2, 1992 October 21, 1998
110 De Ment, IraIra De Ment M.D. Ala. November 14, 1991 March 13, 1992 unanimous consent March 18, 1992 April 15, 2002 July 16, 2011
111 Echols, Robert L.Robert L. Echols M.D. Tenn. October 22, 1991 March 13, 1992 unanimous consent March 18, 1992 March 1, 2007 July 31, 2010
112 Hendren, Jimm LarryJimm Larry Hendren W.D. Ark. November 5, 1991 March 13, 1992 unanimous consent March 18, 1992 December 31, 2012 Incumbent
113 Padova, John R.John R. Padova E.D. Pa. November 5, 1991 March 13, 1992 unanimous consent March 18, 1992 February 11, 2008 Incumbent
114 Irenas, Joseph EronJoseph Eron Irenas D.N.J. November 14, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 July 1, 2002 Incumbent
115 Joyner, J. CurtisJ. Curtis Joyner E.D. Pa. November 5, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 May 1, 2013 Incumbent
116 Morgan, Jr., Henry CokeHenry Coke Morgan, Jr. E.D. Va. October 22, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 February 8, 2004 Incumbent
117 Stohr, Donald J.Donald J. Stohr E.D. Mo. November 14, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 December 31, 2006 Incumbent
118 Werlein, Jr., EwingEwing Werlein, Jr. S.D. Tex. November 20, 1991 April 8, 1992 unanimous consent April 13, 1992 January 1, 2006 Incumbent
119 Kendall, Elton JoeElton Joe Kendall N.D. Tex. March 20, 1992 May 12, 1992 unanimous consent May 15, 1992 January 22, 2002
120 Kyle, Richard HouseRichard House Kyle D. Minn. March 20, 1992 May 12, 1992 unanimous consent May 13, 1992 May 31, 2005 Incumbent
121 Payne, Robert E.Robert E. Payne E.D. Va. November 20, 1991 May 12, 1992 unanimous consent May 13, 1992 May 7, 2007 Incumbent
122 Rosenthal, Lee HymanLee Hyman Rosenthal S.D. Tex. March 20, 1992 May 12, 1992 unanimous consent May 13, 1992 Incumbent
123 Kopf, Richard G.Richard G. Kopf D. Neb. April 7, 1992 May 21, 1992 unanimous consent May 26, 1992 December 1, 2011 Incumbent
124 Simandle, Jerome B.Jerome B. Simandle D.N.J. April 1, 1992 May 21, 1992 unanimous consent May 26, 1992 Incumbent
125 Quist, Gordon JayGordon Jay Quist W.D. Mich. March 20, 1992 June 26, 1992 unanimous consent June 30, 1992 January 1, 2006 Incumbent
126 Robreno, Eduardo C.Eduardo C. Robreno E.D. Pa. November 26, 1991 June 26, 1992 unanimous consent June 30, 1992 September 1, 2013 Incumbent
127 Baird, Lourdes GillespieLourdes Gillespie Baird C.D. Cal. April 2, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 May 12, 2004 April 15, 2005
128 Gonzalez, Irma ElsaIrma Elsa Gonzalez S.D. Cal. April 9, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 March 29, 2013 October 25, 2013
129 Keeley, Irene Patricia MurphyIrene Patricia Murphy Keeley N.D.W.Va. April 1, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 Incumbent
130 Leonard, Timothy D.Timothy D. Leonard W.D. Okla. November 20, 1991 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 August 21, 2006 Incumbent
131 Preska, Loretta A.Loretta A. Preska S.D.N.Y. March 31, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 Incumbent
132 Randa, Rudolph T.Rudolph T. Randa E.D. Wis. April 9, 1992 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 Incumbent
133 Sotomayor, SoniaSonia Sotomayor S.D.N.Y. November 27, 1991 August 11, 1992 unanimous consent August 12, 1992 October 13, 1998
134 Covello, Alfred V.Alfred V. Covello D. Conn. April 1, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 February 4, 2003 Incumbent
135 Diclerico, Jr., Joseph A.Joseph A. Diclerico, Jr. D.N.H. April 9, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 March 15, 2007 Incumbent
136 Heyburn II, John GilpinJohn Gilpin Heyburn II W.D. Ky. March 20, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 Incumbent
137 Jackson, Carol E.Carol E. Jackson E.D. Mo. April 1, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 Incumbent
138 McLaughlin, Linda HodgeLinda Hodge McLaughlin C.D. Cal. March 20, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 March 7, 1999
139 Melloy, Michael JosephMichael Joseph Melloy N.D. Iowa April 9, 1992 August 12, 1992 unanimous consent August 17, 1992 February 26, 2002
140 Gilbert, John PhilJohn Phil Gilbert S.D. Ill. July 2, 1992 September 23, 1992 unanimous consent September 24, 1992 March 15, 2014 Incumbent
141 Gorton, Nathaniel M.Nathaniel M. Gorton D. Mass. April 28, 1992 September 23, 1992 unanimous consent September 24, 1992 Incumbent
142 Hansen, Curtis LeRoyCurtis LeRoy Hansen D.N.M. March 20, 1992 September 25, 1992 unanimous consent October 2, 1992 April 18, 2003 Incumbent
143 Brody, Anita B.Anita B. Brody E.D. Pa. November 22, 1991 September 29, 1992 unanimous consent October 2, 1992 June 8, 2009 Incumbent
144 Barbadoro, Paul J.Paul J. Barbadoro D.N.H. September 9, 1992 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 9, 1992 Incumbent
145 McAuliffe, Steven J.Steven J. McAuliffe D.N.H. September 9, 1992 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 10, 1992 April 1, 2013 Incumbent
146 Sedwick, John W.John W. Sedwick D. Alaska July 2, 1992 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 9, 1992 March 13, 2011 Incumbent
147 Ungaro, Ursula MancusiUrsula Mancusi Ungaro S.D. Fla. November 26, 1991 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 9, 1992 Incumbent
148 Vratil, Kathryn HoeferKathryn Hoefer Vratil D. Kan. July 28, 1992 October 8, 1992 unanimous consent October 9, 1992 Incumbent

Specialty courts[edit]

United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims[edit]

Judge Began active
service
Ended active
service
Nebeker, Frank Q.Frank Q. Nebeker 1989 2000
Holdaway, Ronald M.Ronald M. Holdaway 1990 2002
Kramer, Kenneth B.Kenneth B. Kramer 1989 2004
Farley, III, John J.John J. Farley, III 1989 2004
Ivers, Donald L.Donald L. Ivers 1990 2005
Steinberg, Jonathan R.Jonathan R. Steinberg 1990 2005
Mankin, Hart T.Hart T. Mankin 1989 1995

United States Court of International Trade[edit]

Judge Began active
service
Ended active
service
Ended senior
service
Goldberg, Richard W.Richard W. Goldberg 1991 2001 Incumbent

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

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  1. ^ Levine, Dan (2011-04-06). "Gay judge never considered dropping Prop 8 case". Reuters. Retrieved 2011-04-06. 
  2. ^ All information on the names, terms of service, and details of appointment of federal judges is derived from the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public-domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
  3. ^ Elevated to the United States Supreme Court by George W. Bush
  4. ^ Originally nominated on February 28, 1989. Subsequently renominated on September 7, 1989.
  5. ^ Originally nominated on September 21, 1990. Subsequently renominated on January 8, 1991.

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