History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Adler, Simon Louis
Born August 30, 1867, in Seneca Falls, NY
Died May 23, 1934

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
Received a recess appointment from Calvin Coolidge on May 19, 1927, to a new seat authorized by 44 Stat. 1370; nominated to the same position by Calvin Coolidge on December 6, 1927. Confirmed by the Senate on January 16, 1928, and received commission on January 16, 1928. Service terminated on May 23, 1934, due to death.

Cornell University, B.L., 1889
Harvard Law School, 1892

Professional Career:
Private practice, Rochester, New York, 1892-
State assemblyman, New York, 1911-1926; majority leader, 1916-1926


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