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Knox, John Clark

Born October 13, 1881, in Waynesburg, PA
Died August 23, 1966

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on March 29, 1918, to a seat vacated by Martin T. Manton. Confirmed by the Senate on April 12, 1918, and received commission on April 12, 1918. Served as chief judge, 1948-1955. Assumed senior status on April 30, 1955. Service terminated on August 23, 1966, due to death.

University of Pennsylvania Law School (now Carey Law School)
Waynesburg College, A.B., 1902
Read law, 1904

Professional Career:

Attorney, Law Department, Title Guarantee and Trust Company, New York City, 1905-1913
Assistant U.S. attorney, Southern District of New York, 1913-1918