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Edward Silsby Farrington, American judge.

Background

Farrington, Edward Silsby was born on September 6, 1856 in Yreka, California, United States. Son of Daniel and Elizabeth Ann (Silsby) Farrington.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1880. Student Hastings Law School, San Francisco, 1885-1886. LL D., University of Nevada, 1908.

Career

Principal Nevada State University, 1883-1884. Admitted to Nevada bar, 1886. Republican nominee for Congress, 1900, 1902.

United States district judge, District of Nevada, February 4, since 1907. Home: Carson City, Nev.

Connections

Married Celia Taber, August 14, 1892.

father:
Daniel Farrington

mother:
Elizabeth Ann (Silsby) Farrington

spouse:
Celia Taber