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Healy, William
Born September 10, 1881, in Windham, IA
Died March 15, 1962

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on June 8, 1937, to a new seat authorized by 50 Stat. 64. Confirmed by the Senate on June 15, 1937, and received commission on June 21, 1937. Assumed senior status on November 30, 1958. Service terminated on March 15, 1962, due to death.

Education:
University of Iowa, A.B., 1906
University of Iowa College of Law, 1908

Professional Career:
Private practice, Silver City, Idaho, 1909-1913
State representative, Idaho, 1913
Private practice, Boise, Idaho, 1914-1934
Prosecutor, Owyhee County, Idaho, 1911-1912
General counsel, U.S. Farm Credit Administration, Spokane, Washington, 1934-1937

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