The Political Graveyard: A Database of American History
U.S. District Court in Utah

U.S. District Judges for Utah, 1896-2017 (may be incomplete!)
John Augustine Marshall 1896-1915 Tillman Davis Johnson 1915-49 Willis William Ritter 1949-78 A. Sherman Christensen 1954-71 Aldon J. Anderson 1971-84 David Keith Winder 1979-97 John Thomas Greene, Jr. 1985-97 David Sam 1985-99 Dee V. Benson 1991- Tena Campbell 1995-2011 Brian Theadore Stewart 1999-2014 Paul G. Cassell 2002-07 Clark Waddoups 2008- Robert James Shelby 2012-

Officeholding Events (may be incomplete!)

  • 1915 Sep 8: John Augustine Marshall, resigned.
  • 1949 May 28: Tillman Davis Johnson, took senior status.
  • 1971 Aug 17: A. Sherman Christensen, took senior status.
  • 1978 Mar 4: Willis William Ritter, died in office.
  • 1984 Dec 20: Aldon J. Anderson, took senior status.
  • 1997 Jun 8: David Keith Winder, took senior status.
  • 1997 Nov 28: John Thomas Greene, Jr., took senior status.
  • 1999 Nov 1: David Sam, took senior status.
  • 2007 Nov 5: Paul G. Cassell, resigned.
  • 2011 Jan 1: Tena Campbell, took senior status.
  • 2014 Sep 1: Brian Theadore Stewart, took senior status.
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