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Name Miller, Shackelford Jr.
City Louisville
State KY
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 September 4, 1892, in Louisvillle, KY
Died November 24, 1965

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

Born September 4, 1892, in Louisvillle, KY
Died November 24, 1965

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 16, 1939, to a seat vacated by Elwood Hamilton. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1939, and received commission on March 4, 1939. Service terminated on December 20, 1945, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Nominated by Harry S Truman on November 23, 1945, to a seat vacated by Elwood Hamilton. Confirmed by the Senate on December 4, 1945, and received commission on December 11, 1945. Served as chief judge, 1961-1962. Assumed senior status on November 1, 1965. Service terminated on November 24, 1965, due to death.

Education:
Princeton University, A.B., 1914
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1917

Professional Career:

Private practice, Louisville, Kentucky, 1919-1939
Member, Judicial Conference of the United States, 1961-1962


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