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Name Smith, Walter Inglewood
City Council Bluffs
State IA
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
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For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=2229

Smith, Walter Inglewood
Born July 10, 1862, in Council Bluffs, IA
Died January 27, 1922, in Council Bluffs, ... read more
For biographical information from the Federal Judicial Center, see www.fjc.gov/servlet/nGetInfo?jid=2229

Smith, Walter Inglewood
Born July 10, 1862, in Council Bluffs, IA
Died January 27, 1922, in Council Bluffs, IA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by William H. Taft on January 17, 1911, to a seat vacated by Willis Van Devanter. Confirmed by the Senate on January 31, 1911, and received commission on January 31, 1911. Service terminated on January 27, 1922, due to death.

Judge, U.S. Circuit Courts for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by William H. Taft on January 17, 1911, to a seat vacated by Willis Van Devanter. Confirmed by the Senate on January 31, 1911, and received commission on January 31, 1911. Service terminated on December 31, 1911, due to abolition of the court.

Education:
Read law, 1882

Professional Career:
Private practice, Council Bluffs, Iowa, 1882-1890
Judge, Iowa District Court, Fifteenth Judicial District, 1890-1900
U.S. representative from Iowa, 1900-1911



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

Smith, Walter Inglewood
Born July 10, 1862, in Council Bluffs, IA
Died January 27, 1922, in Council Bluffs, IA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by William H. Taft on January 17, 1911, to a seat vacated by Willis Van Devanter. Confirmed by the Senate on January 31, 1911, and received commission on January 31, 1911. Service terminated on January 27, 1922, due to death.

Judge, U.S. Circuit Courts for the Eighth Circuit
Nominated by William H. Taft on January 17, 1911, to a seat vacated by Willis Van Devanter. Confirmed by the Senate on January 31, 1911, and received commission on January 31, 1911. Service terminated on December 31, 1911, due to abolition of the court.

Education:
Read law, 1882

Professional Career:
Private practice, Council Bluffs, Iowa, 1882-1890
Judge, Iowa District Court, Fifteenth Judicial District, 1890-1900
U.S. representative from Iowa, 1900-1911

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