History of the Federal Judiciary


  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Anderson, Albert Barnes
Born February 10, 1857, in Zionsville, IN
Died April 27, 1938

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Indiana
Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on December 8, 1902, to a seat vacated by John H. Baker. Confirmed by the Senate on December 8, 1902, and received commission on December 8, 1902. Service terminated on January 13, 1925, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Nominated by Calvin Coolidge on January 2, 1925, to a seat vacated by Francis Elisha Baker. Confirmed by the Senate on January 6, 1925, and received commission on January 6, 1925. Assumed senior status on October 30, 1929. Service terminated on April 27, 1938, due to death.

Education:
Wabash College, A.B., 1879
Read law, 1881

Professional Career:
Private practice, Crawfordsville, Indiana, 1881-1902
Prosecutor, Montgomery County, Indiana, 1886-1890

 

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