History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Kennamer, Charles Brents
Born November 25, 1874, in Marshall County, AL
Died June 3, 1955

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Herbert Hoover on January 24, 1931, to a seat vacated by Henry D. Clayton. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1931, and received commission on February 25, 1931. Service terminated on June 5, 1936, due to reassignment.

Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Alabama
Nominated by Herbert Hoover on January 24, 1931, to a seat vacated by Henry D. Clayton. Confirmed by the Senate on February 20, 1931, and received commission on February 25, 1931. Service terminated on June 3, 1955, due to death.

Education:
Georgetown College (now Georgetown University)
Read law, 1903

Professional Career:
Private practice, Guntersville, Alabama, 1903-
County solicitor, Marshall County, Alabama, 1905-1906
Assistant U.S. attorney, Northern District of Alabama, 1907-1914
Special assistant U.S. attorney, Northern District of Alabama, 1914-1916
U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, 1922-1931

 

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