History of the Federal Judiciary


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McDuffie, John
Born September 25, 1883, in River Ridge, AL
Died November 1, 1950, in Mobile, AL

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Alabama
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on January 31, 1935, to a seat vacated by Robert T. Ervin. Confirmed by the Senate on February 7, 1935, and received commission on February 8, 1935. Service terminated on November 1, 1950, due to death.

Education:
Alabama Polytechnic Institute (now Auburn University), B.Sc., 1904
University of Alabama School of Law, LL.B., 1908

Professional Career:
State representative, Alabama, 1907-1911
Private practice, Monroeville, Alabama, 1908-1919
Prosecutor, First Judicial Circuit, Alabama, 1911-1919
U.S. representative from Alabama, 1919-1935
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