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Name Johnson, Benjamin
City Little Rock
State AR
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Johnson, Benjamin
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

Johnson, Benjamin
Born January 22, 1784, in Johnson`s Station (now Scott County), KY
Died October 2, 1849, in Lexington, KY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Arkansas
Nominated by Andrew Jackson on June 27, 1836, to a new seat authorized by 5 Stat. 50. Confirmed by the Senate on June 29, 1836, and received commission on June 29, 1836. Service terminated on October 2, 1849, due to death.

Education:
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Professional Career:
Private practice, Georgetown, Kentucky
Planter, Scott County, Kentucky
Judge, Kentucky Circuit Court
Judge, Superior Court of Arkansas Territory, 1821-1836
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