Francis Joseph William Ford

Personal

Birthday: 
12/23/1882
Birthplace: 
Boston, MA
Date of Death: 
5/26/1975
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Boston, Massachusetts, 1906-1933
City councilman, Boston, Massachusetts, 1917-1922
U.S. attorney for the District of Massachusetts, 1933-1938

Education

Name of School: 
Harvard College
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1904
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1906

Judicial Career

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

Massachusetts District Court

President Nominating: 
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
6/24/1938
Retirement from Active Service: 
7/1/1972
Termination Date: 
5/26/1975
Termination Reason: 
Death
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