The District Judiciary, 1881, Marshal Frederick Douglass [Boyd’s City Directory – Washington, DC]

THE DISTRICT JUDICIARY

Criminal Court – District Court – Common Law Court – Equity Court

Chief Justice – David Kellog Cartter  (Appointed chief justice by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863.)

Associate Justice – Alexander Burton Hagner,  (Appointed by President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1879.)

Associate Justice – Andrew Wylie (Appointed by President Lincoln in 1863, confirmed by the Senate in 1864.)

Associate Justice – Walter Smith Cox (Appointed by Hayes in 1879.)

Associate Justice – Charles Pinckney James (Appointed by Hayes in 1879.)

Associate Justice – Arthur MacArthur (Appointed by President Ulysses S. Grant in 1870.)

Clerk – R. J. Meigs

US Marshal – Frederick Douglass

US Deputy Marshal – L P Williams

US District Attorney – H. H. Wells

Asst. US District Attorney – H. H. Wells, Jr.

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