History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Peck, John Weld
Born February 5, 1874, in Wyoming, OH
Died August 10, 1937

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on October 30, 1919, to a seat vacated by Howard Clark Hollister. Confirmed by the Senate on November 5, 1919, and received commission on November 5, 1919. Service terminated on April 3, 1923, due to resignation.

Education:
Harvard University, A.B., 1896
University of Cincinnati College of Law, LL.B., 1898

Professional Career:
Private practice, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1898-1919, 1923-1937

 

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