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Scott, George Cromwell
Born August 8, 1864, in Monroe County, NY
Died October 6, 1948

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Iowa
Nominated by Warren G. Harding on February 16, 1922, to a seat vacated by Henry T. Reed. Confirmed by the Senate on February 21, 1922, and received commission on February 21, 1922. Assumed senior status on November 1, 1943. Service terminated on October 6, 1948, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1887

Professional Career:
Private practice, Le Mars, Iowa, 1888-1901
Private practice, Sioux City, Iowa, 1901-1912, 1915-1917, 1919-1922
U.S. representative from Iowa, 1913-1915, 1917-1919
Candidate for U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa, 1914
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