History of the Federal Judiciary

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Deaver, Bascom Sine
Born November 26, 1882, in Union County, GA
Died October 13, 1944

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia
Nominated by Calvin Coolidge on March 5, 1928, to a seat vacated by William Josiah Tilson. Confirmed by the Senate on March 19, 1928, and received commission on March 19, 1928. Service terminated on October 13, 1944, due to death.

Mercer University, A.B., 1907
Mercer University School of Law, LL.B., 1910

Professional Career:
Private practice, Macon, Georgia, 1910-1922
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of Georgia, 1922-1926
U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 1926-1928


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