History of the Federal Judiciary


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Gore, John J.
Born April 28, 1878, in Gainsboro, TN
Died February 21, 1939, in Nashville, TN

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee
Nominated by Warren G. Harding on February 28, 1923, to a new seat authorized by 42 Stat. 837. Confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 1923, and received commission on March 2, 1923. Service terminated on February 21, 1939, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1899

Professional Career:
Private practice, Jackson, Tennessee, 1899-
State senator, Tennessee, 1915-1916
Collector of customs, State of Tennessee

 

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