Benjamin Cornwell Dawkins Sr.

Personal

Birthday: 
7/19/1881
Birthplace: 
Ouachita City, LA
Date of Death: 
8/22/1966
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Monroe, Louisiana, 1906-1912
Judge, Louisiana District Court, 1912-1918
Associate justice, Louisiana Supreme Court, 1918-1924

Education

Name of School: 

Tulane University Law School

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Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1906

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana
Court Name: 

Louisiana Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Calvin Coolidge
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
5/5/1924
Retirement from Active Service: 
5/17/1953
Termination Date: 
8/22/1966
Termination Reason: 
Death
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