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Name Symes, John Foster
City Denver
State CO
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:

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

Symes, John Foster
Born February 10, 1878, in Denver, CO
Died April 5, 1951

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
Nominated by Warren G. Harding on April 22, 1922, to a seat vacated by Robert E. Lewis. Confirmed by the Senate on May 16, 1922, and received commission on May 16, 1922. Assumed senior status on April 14, 1950. Service terminated on April 5, 1951, due to death.

Education:
Yale University, Ph.B., 1900
Columbia Law School, LL.B., 1903

Professional Career:
U.S. Army major, 1917-1919
Private practice, New York City, 1902-1906
Private practice, Denver, Colorado, 1906-1921
U.S. attorney for the District of Colorado, 1921-1922


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