History of the Federal Judiciary

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Goodrich, Herbert Funk
Born July 29, 1889, in Anoka, MN
Died June 25, 1962

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Nominated by Franklin D. Roosevelt on March 5, 1940, to a seat vacated by Francis Biddle. Confirmed by the Senate on May 7, 1940, and received commission on May 10, 1940. Service terminated on June 25, 1962, due to death.

Carleton College, A.B., 1911
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1914

Professional Career:
Faculty, State University of Iowa, 1914-1922; instructor in law, 1914-1915; assistant professor, 1915-1919; professor, 1919-1921; acting dean, College of Law, 1921-1922
Professor of law, University of Michigan, 1922-1929
Faculty, University of Pennsylvania, 1929-1948; dean/professor of law, 1929-1940; vice president, 1931-1940; lecturer in law, 1940-1948
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