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Krekel, Arnold

Born March 12, 1815, in Langenfeld, Germany
Died July 14, 1888, in St. Charles, MO

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri
Nominated by Abraham Lincoln on March 6, 1865, to a seat vacated by R.W. Wells. Confirmed by the Senate on March 9, 1865, and received commission on March 9, 1865. Service terminated on June 9, 1888, due to retirement.

St. Charles College
Read law, 1844

Professional Career:

Surveyor, St. Charles County, Missouri
Justice of the peace, St. Charles County, Missouri, 1841-1843
Private practice, St. Charles County, Missouri, 1844-
County/city attorney, St. Charles County and St. Charles City, Missouri, 1846-1850
Editor, St. Charles [Missouri] Democrat, 1850-1864
State representative, Missouri, 1852
Lecturer, University of Missouri School of Law, 1872-1875