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E. Mac Troutman, American federal judge. Bar: Pennsylvania 1937.


Troutman, E. Mac was born on January 7, 1915 in Greenwood Township, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Emmett Theodore and Kathryn (Holman) Troutman.


Bachelor of Arts, Dickinson College, 1934;Bachelor of Laws, Dickinson College, 1936.


With, Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company, 1937-1958;general counsel, Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company, 1954-1958;general attorney, Philadelphia and Reading Corporation, 1958-1967;general counsel, Reading Anthracite Company, 1958-1961;general counsel, Reserve Carbon Corporation, 1961-1966;general counsel, Southern Carbon Corporation, 1966-1967;solicitor, Blue Mountain School District, 1963-1967;solicitor, Blue Mountain Area School Authority, 1963-1967;solicitor, Orwigsburg Municipal Authority, 1966-1967;solicitor, American Bank and Trust Company, Reading and Pottsville, Pennsylvania, 1957-1967;executive secretary, general counsel, Pennsylvania Self-Insurers Association, 1962-1967;United States judge, Eastern District Pennsylvania, from 1967;senior judge, Eastern District Pennsylvania, 1982-1998;retired, 1998.


  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1937.


Board of directors Greater Pottsville Industrial Development Corporation, 1963-1967, Pennsylvania Chamber of Commerce, 1955-1965, Greater Pottsville Area Chamber of Commerce, 1961-1964, Orwigsburg Community Memorial Association, 1950-1966, Schuylkill County Society Crippled Children, 1945-1967. Vice-president, director Pottsville Hospital and Warne Clinic, 1960-1967. Served with Army of the United States, World World War World War II.

Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Schuylkill County Bar Association (vice chancellor1955-1957, chairman judicial vacancies and unauthorized practice committees 1960, chairman medico-legal committee 1963-1965).


Married Margaret Petrick, November 23, 1944. Children: Jane A., Jean K.

Emmett Theodore Troutman

Kathryn (Holman) Troutman

Margaret Petrick

Jane A. Troutman

Jean K. Troutman