History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Day, William Louis
Born August 13, 1876, in Canton, OH
Died July 15, 1936, in Wade Park Manor, OH

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
Nominated by William H. Taft on April 6, 1911, to a seat vacated by Robert Walker Tayler. Confirmed by the Senate on May 9, 1911, and received commission on May 9, 1911. Service terminated on May 1, 1914, due to resignation.

Williston Seminary (now Williston Northampton School)
University of Michigan Law School, LL.B., 1900

Professional Career:
Private practice, Canton, Ohio, 1900-1908
City solicitor, Canton, Ohio, 1906-1908
U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Ohio, 1908-1911
Private practice, Cleveland, Ohio, 1914-1936


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