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Martineau, John Ellis

Born December 2, 1873, in Clay County, MO
Died March 6, 1937

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas
Nominated by Calvin Coolidge on March 2, 1928, to a seat vacated by Jacob Trieber. Confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 1928, and received commission on March 2, 1928. Service terminated on March 6, 1937, due to death.

Arkansas Industrial University (now University of Arkansas), A.B., 1896
University of Arkansas School of Law, LL.B., 1899

Professional Career:

Private practice, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1899-
State representative, Arkansas, 1903-1905
Chancellor, Arkansas Chancery Court, First Chancery District, 1907-1927
Governor, Arkansas, 1927-1928