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United States magistrate judge

William Hartman Askey, United States magistrate judge. Bar: Lycoming County Courts, 1951, Pennsylvania 1952, United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960.

Background

Askey, William Hartman was born on June 21, 1919 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles Fisher and Marguerite Kirlin (Hartman) Askey.

Education

Bachelor, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, 1941. Juris Doctor, University Pittsburgh, 1951.

Career

Bar: Lycoming County Court Justices, 1951, Pennsylvania 1952, United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania, 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960. Sole practice, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1951^. United States commissioner United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania, 1964-1971, part-time United States magistrate, judge, 1971^.

Board directors, solicitor, past president North Central American Automobile Association, 1993-1995. Board of directors Appalachia Ednl. Laboratory, Charleston, West Virginia, 1967-1985.

Member Vestry Episcopal Church, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, junior warden, 1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Lycoming County Courts, 1951, Pennsylvania 1952, United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960.

Membership

Board directors Appalachia Educational Laboratory, Charleston, West Virginia, 1967-1985. Served to major United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946. Member Lycoming Law Association (president 1968-1969), Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association (honorary), Federal Magistrate Judges Association, Masons, Ross Club (Williamsport).

Connections

Married Betty Arlene Moore, July 3, 1942. 1 daughter, Elizabeth Powell.

father:
Charles Fisher Askey

mother:
Marguerite Kirlin (Hartman) Askey

spouse:
Betty Arlene Moore