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C. Moxley Featherston Edit Profile

federal judge

C. Moxley Featherston, American federal judge. Bar: District of Columbia 1939, Texas 1940. Member Order of Coif, Alpha Chi.

Background

Featherston, C. Moxley was born on June 6, 1914 in Jayton, Texas, United States. Son of William Matthew and Fannie Eva (Roberts) Featherston.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hardin-Simmons U., 1935;Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1939.

Career

Private practice, Hereford, Texas, 1940;attorney, Department Agriculture, 1940-1942;attorney, War Relocation Authority, 1942-1945;assistant general counsel, Institute Inter-American Affairs, 1949-1951;attorney, Department Justice, 1945-1949, 51-67;judge, United States Tax Court, 1967-1977, 81-90;chief judge, United States Tax Court, 1977-1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1939, Texas 1940.

Membership

Member Order of Coif, Alpha Chi.

Connections

Married Rose Darlington Ross, December 29, 1938. Children: Ross Moxley, Neal Roberts, Rose Anne.

father:
William Matthew Featherston

mother:
Fannie Eva (Roberts) Featherston

spouse:
Rose Darlington Ross

child:
Ross Moxley Featherston

child:
Neal Roberts Featherston

child:
Rose Anne Featherston