Hugh Henry Bownes

Personal

Birthday: 
3/10/1920
Birthplace: 
New York, NY
Date of Death: 
11/5/2003
Place of Death: 
New Haven, CT
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Marine Corps major, 1941-1946
Private practice, Laconia, New Hampshire, 1948-1967
City councilman, Laconia, New Hampshire, 1953-1957
Mayor, Laconia, New Hampshire, 1963-1965
Associate justice, Superior Court of the State of New Hampshire, 1966-1968

Education

Name of School: 
Columbia University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1941
Name of School - Second: 

Columbia Law School

Public service is a critical component of a legal education and the professional development of our students," said David M. Schizer, Dean and the Lucy G. Moses Professor of Law. "This new guarantee supports a core principle of our school, as we aspire to train lawyers who view pro bono work as central to their commitment to our system of justice.

Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1948

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of New Hampshire
Court Name: 

New Hampshire District Court

President Nominating: 
Lyndon B. Johnson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
7/25/1968
Termination Date: 
10/31/1977
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

First Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
10/11/1977
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
1/1/1990
Termination Date - Second: 
11/5/2003
Termination Reason - Second: 
Death
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