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Kane, John Kintzing

Born May 16, 1795, in Albany, NY
Died February 21, 1858, in Philadelphia, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by James K. Polk on June 11, 1846, to a seat vacated by Archibald Randall. Confirmed by the Senate on June 17, 1846, and received commission on June 17, 1846. Service terminated on February 21, 1858, due to death.

Yale College, 1814
Read law, 1817

Professional Career:

Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1817-1824, 1836-1845
State representative, Pennsylvania, 1824-1825
Attorney/board member, Chesapeake and Delaware Canal Company, 1825-
City solicitor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1828-1830, 1832
U.S. commissioner to settle claims with France, 1832-1836
Attorney general, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1845-1846