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Bryan, Nathan Philemon
Born April 23, 1872, in Fort Mason, FL
Died August 8, 1935

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on April 23, 1920, to a seat vacated by Robert Lynn Batts. Confirmed by the Senate on April 23, 1920, and received commission on April 23, 1920. Service terminated on August 8, 1935, due to death.

Emory College, A.B., 1893
Washington and Lee University School of Law, LL.B., 1895

Professional Career:
Private practice, Jacksonville, Florida, 1893-1911, 1917-1920
U.S. senator from Florida, 1911-1917
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