History of the Federal Judiciary


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Cochran, Andrew McConnell January
Born February 4, 1854, in Maysville, KY
Died June 12, 1934

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
Received a recess appointment from William McKinley on April 24, 1901, to a new seat authorized by 31 Stat. 781; nominated to the same position by William McKinley on December 5, 1901. Confirmed by the Senate on December 17, 1901, and received commission on December 17, 1901. Service terminated on June 12, 1934, due to death.

Education:
Centre College, A.B., 1873
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1877

Professional Career:
Private practice, Maysville, Kentucky, 1877-1901

 

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