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James Scott Young, American judge.

Background

Young, James Scott was born on December 3, 1848 in Pittsburgh. Son of William H. and Jane A. (Peters) Young.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Jefferson College, Pennsylvania, 1869. Doctor of Laws, 1910. Read law, Pittsburgh, 1869-1872.

Career

Doctor J. D. Baldwin, of Oil City, Pennsylvania, March 4, 1873. Admitted to bar, 1872, and practiced at Pittsburgh. United State Attorneys Western District Pennsylvania, 1902-1905.

Judge Court of Common Pleas Northern 2, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 1905-1908. United States district judge, since 1908.

Connections

Married Lida J., d.

father:
William H. Young

mother:
Jane A. (Peters) Young

spouse:
Lida J.