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Name Allen, Florence Ellinwood
City Cleveland
State OH
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender F
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Allen, Florence Ellinwood
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Allen, Florence Ellinwood
Born March 23, 1884, in Salt Lake City, UT
Died September 12, 1966, in Cleveland, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on March 6, 1934, to a seat vacated by Smith Hickenlooper. Confirmed by the Senate on March 15, 1934, and received commission on March 21, 1934. Served as chief judge, 1958-1959. Assumed senior status on October 5, 1959. Service terminated on September 12, 1966, due to death.

Education:
Western Reserve University (now Case Western Reserve University), B.A., 1904
Western Reserve University (now Case Western Reserve University), M.A., 1908
New York University School of Law, LL.B., 1913

Professional Career:
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1914-1919
Assistant prosecutor, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1919-1920
Judge, Cuyahoga County [Ohio] Court of Common Pleas, 1920-1922
Justice, Supreme Court of Ohio, 1922-1934

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