History of the Federal Judiciary

  Biographical Directory of Federal Judges
Grooms, Harlan Hobart
Born November 7, 1900, in Montgomery County, KY
Died August 23, 1991

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Alabama
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower on July 23, 1953, to a seat vacated by Clarence Mullins. Confirmed by the Senate on July 31, 1953, and received commission on August 3, 1953. Assumed senior status on February 3, 1969. Service terminated on August 23, 1991, due to death.

University of Kentucky College of Law, LL.B., 1926

Professional Career:
U.S. Army Reserve, 1926-1939
Private practice, Birmingham, Alabama, 1926-1953


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