George Washington White
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|George Washington White|
|Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio|
|Preceded by||Thomas Demetrios Lambros|
|Succeeded by||Paul Ramon Matia|
|Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio|
May 23, 1980 – February 26, 1999
|Nominated by||Jimmy Carter|
|Preceded by||new seat|
|Succeeded by||John R. Adams|
|Born||May 6, 1931
Duquesne, Pennsylvania, U.S.
|Died||November 12, 2011 (aged 80)|
|Alma mater||Cleveland-Marshall College of Law|
George Washington White (May 6, 1931 – November 12, 2011) was a United States federal judge.
Born in Duquesne, Pennsylvania, White received a J.D. from Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1955. He was in private practice in Cleveland, Ohio from 1956 to 1968. He was a Referee, Court of Common Pleas, Cuyahoga County from 1957 to 1962. He was a City councilman, Cleveland from 1963 to 1968. He was a judge on the Court of Common Pleas from 1968 to 1980.
White was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. White was nominated by President Jimmy Carter on March 28, 1980, to a new seat created by 92 Stat. 1629. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on May 21, 1980, and received his commission on May 23, 1980. He served as chief judge from 1995–1999. He assumed senior status on February 26, 1999. White died on November 12, 2011.
- George Washington White at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication of the Federal Judicial Center.
|Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
John R. Adams
Thomas Demetrios Lambros
|Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
Paul Ramon Matia