Cornelius Holgate Hanford

Personal

Birthday: 
4/21/1849
Birthplace: 
Winchester, IA
Date of Death: 
3/2/1926
Place of Death: 
Pierce County, WA
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Commissioner, U.S. District Court, District of Washington Territory, 1875-1876
Private practice, Seattle, Washington Territory, 1875-1889
Member, Territorial Council, Washington Territory, 1877-1878
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Washington Territory, 1881-1886
City attorney, Seattle, Washington Territory, 1882-1885
Chief justice, Supreme Court of Washington Territory, 1889
Private practice, Seattle, Washington, 1912-1926

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1875

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Washington
President Nominating: 
Benjamin Harrison
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
02/25/1890
Termination Date: 
3/2/1905
Termination Reason: 
Reassignment
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Washington
Court Name - Second: 

Washington Western District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
3/2/1905
Termination Date - Second: 
8/5/1912
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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