History of the Federal Judiciary

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Treanor, Walter Emanuel
Born November 17, 1883, in Loogootee, IN
Died April 26, 1941

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 11, 1937, to a seat vacated by Samuel Alschuler. Confirmed by the Senate on December 21, 1937, and received commission on December 27, 1937. Service terminated on April 26, 1941, due to death.

Indiana University, A.B., 1912
Indiana University School of Law -- Bloomington (now Maurer School of Law), LL.B., 1922

Professional Career:
U.S. Army second lieutenant, 1917-1919
Professor of law, Indiana University Law School, 1922-1930
Judge, Indiana Supreme Court, 1930-1936


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