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Charles Fletcher Johnson (February 14, 1859 – February 15, 1930) was a United States federal judge.

Johnson was born in Winslow, Maine. He received a A.B. from Bowdoin College in 1879. He read law in 1886. He was in private practice of law in Waterville, Maine from 1886 to 1911. He was a Mayor, Waterville, Maine in 1893. He was a Member, Maine House of Representatives, 1905 in 1907. He was a U.S. Senator from Maine from 1911 to 1917.

Johnson was a federal judge to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Johnson was nominated by President Woodrow Wilson on October 1, 1917, to a seat vacated by William LeBaron Putnam. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on October 1, 1917, and received commission the same day. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1929. Johnson's service was terminated on February 15, 1930, due to death.

He died in St. Petersburg, Florida.


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