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Name Williams, John A.
City Pine Bluff
State AR
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Aug 15, 2016:

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

Williams, John A.
Born May 1, 1835, in Remsen, NY
Died July 7, 1900, in Manitou Springs, CO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
Nominated by Benjamin Harrison on August 14, 1890, to a seat vacated by Henry C. Caldwell. Confirmed by the Senate on September 22, 1890, and received commission on September 22, 1890. Service terminated on July 7, 1900, due to death.

Professional Career:
Merchant, Delafield, Wisconsin, -1860
Clerk, Waukesha County [Wisconsin] Court, -1861
U.S. Army captain, 1861-1865
Private practice, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, 1866-1877
Judge, Circuit Court of Arkansas, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, -1882
Private practice, Pine Bluff, Arkansas
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