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Dimock, Edward Jordan
Born January 4, 1890, in Elizabeth, NJ
Died March 17, 1986, in Forestburgh, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Nominated by Harry S Truman on June 11, 1951, to a seat vacated by George Murray Hulbert. Confirmed by the Senate on July 10, 1951, and received commission on July 11, 1951. Assumed senior status on July 28, 1961. Service terminated on March 17, 1986, due to death.

Education:
Yale College, A.B., 1911
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1914

Professional Career:
Private practice, New York City, 1914-1941
Lecturer, Yale Law School, 1941-1946
Editor, Official Law Reports, State of New York, 1942-1945
Member, Appeal Board, Office of Contract Settlement, Washington, D.C., 1945-1951; chairman, 1945-1948
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