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Name Knox, John Clark
City New York
State NY
Role(s) Judge : Federal, Article III
Race White
Gender M
Biographical
This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born October 13, 1881, in Waynesburg, PA
Died August 23, 1966

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This biographical data was taken from the Federal Judicial Center [link] on Sep 27, 2017:

Born October 13, 1881, in Waynesburg, PA
Died August 23, 1966

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on March 29, 1918, to a seat vacated by Martin T. Manton. Confirmed by the Senate on April 12, 1918, and received commission on April 12, 1918. Served as chief judge, 1948-1955. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1955. Service terminated on August 23, 1966, due to death.

Education:
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Waynesburg College, A.B., 1902
Read law, 1904

Professional Career:

Attorney, Law Department, Title Guarantee and Trust Company, New York City, 1905-1913
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1913-1918


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