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Adams, George Bethune

Born April 3, 1845, in Philadelphia, PA
Died October 9, 1911

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Received a recess appointment from William McKinley on August 30, 1901, to a seat vacated by Addison Brown; nominated to the same position by William McKinley on December 5, 1901. Confirmed by the Senate on December 17, 1901, and received commission on December 17, 1901. Service terminated on October 9, 1911, due to death.

Education:
Read law, 1878

Professional Career:

U.S. Army, 1861-1871
Merchant, 1871-1878
Private practice, 1883-