Jerry Bartholomew Sullivan

Personal

Birthday: 
1/1/1859
Birthplace: 
Mount Pleasant, IA
Date of Death: 
4/17/1948
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Creston, Iowa, 1882-1904
City attorney, Creston, Iowa, 1887-1889
Private practice, Des Moines, Iowa, 1904-1913

Education

Name of School: 
Read law

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Customs Court
President Nominating: 
Reassignment
Party Affiliation of President: 
Reassignment
Commission Date: 
5/28/1926
Termination Date: 
9/30/1939
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

Member, Board of General Appraisers
Nominated by Woodrow Wilson on April 17, 1913, to a seat vacated by Thaddeus S. Sharretts. Confirmed by the Senate on April 28, 1913, and received commission on April 29, 1913. Served as chief judge, 1914-1925. Service terminated on May 28, 1926, due to reassignment.

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