Ernest William Gibson Jr.

Personal

Birthday: 
3/6/1901
Birthplace: 
Brattleboro, VT
Date of Death: 
11/4/1969
Place of Death: 
Brattleboro, VT
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Brattleboro, Vermont, 1927-1940
State`s attorney, Windham County, Vermont, 1929-1933
Assistant secretary, Vermont State Senate, 1931-1933
Secretary, Vermont State Senate, 1933-1940
U.S. senator from Vermont, 1940-1941
U.S. Army colonel, 1941-1945
Governor, Vermont, 1946-1950

Education

Name of School: 
Norwich University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1923
Name of School - Second: 

George Washington University Law School

Established in 1865, The George Washington University Law School is the oldest law school in Washington, DC. The school is accredited by the American Bar Association and is a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools. The law school is located on the GW campus in the downtown neighborhood familiarly known as Foggy Bottom. The law school has a total enrollment of about 2,000 students. Approximately 1,400 students are in the full-time division for the JD degree and 300 are enrolled in the part-time division. 300 students, many from abroad, are enrolled in graduate law degree programs.

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Vermont
Court Name: 

Vermont District Court

President Nominating: 
Harry S Truman
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
10/18/1949
Termination Date: 
11/4/1969
Termination Reason: 
Death
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