History of the Federal Judiciary


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Davis, Charles B.
Born March 9, 1877, in Hannibal, MO
Died March 3, 1943, in Hot Springs, AR

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
Nominated by Calvin Coolidge on January 21, 1924, to a new seat authorized by 42 Stat. 837. Confirmed by the Senate on January 31, 1924, and received commission on January 31, 1924. Service terminated on March 3, 1943, due to death.

Education:
University of Missouri, A.B., 1902
University of Missouri School of Law, LL.B., 1905

Professional Career:
Private practice, St. Louis, Missouri, 1905-1909, 1912-1914
Assistant circuit attorney, St. Louis, Missouri, 1909-1912
Associate city counselor, St. Louis, Missouri, 1914-1915
Judge, Circuit Court of Missouri, 1916-1924
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