Elisha Avery Crary

Personal

Birthday: 
6/24/1905
Birthplace: 
Grundy Center, IA
Date of Death: 
4/28/1978
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1930-1941, 1946-1961
U.S. Army Reserve, 1931-1957
U.S. Army, 1941-1946
Judge, Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, 1961-1962

Education

Name of School: 
University of Southern California
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1929
Name of School - Second: 

University of Southern California Gould School of Law

One of the most prominent law schools in the country, USC Law offers a forward-looking, interdisciplinary legal education guided by nationally renowned professors and informed by the diversity of a friendly and collegial student body. Located in the nation's second largest city, one of the largest and most dynamic in the world, the school offers myriad opportunities to apply the law to real-world problems through partnerships with some of the world's leading companies and law firms. Through interdisciplinary academic training and practical application of skills, students acquire the experience necessary to succeed as leaders in a global environment.

Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1929

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Southern District of California
Court Name: 

California Southern District Court

President Nominating: 
John F. Kennedy
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
8/28/1962
Termination Date: 
9/18/1966
Termination Reason: 
Reassignment
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. District Court, Central District of California
Court Name - Second: 

California Central District Court

Commission Date - Second: 
9/18/1966
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
6/24/1975
Termination Date - Second: 
4/28/1978
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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