John Chandler Bancroft Davis

Personal

Birthday: 
12/29/1822
Birthplace: 
Worcester, MA
Date of Death: 
12/27/1907
Place of Death: 
Washington, DC
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Secretary and charge d`affaires, London legation, U.S. Department of State, 1849-1852
Private practice, New York City, 1853-1862
American corespondent, London Times, 1854-1861
State assemblyman, New York, 1868-1869
Assistant secretary of state, 1869-1871, 1881-1882
Secretary and U.S. agent, Joint High Commission, Geneva, Switzerland, 1871-1873
Reporter of decisions, Supreme Court of the United States, 1883-1902

Education

Name of School: 
Read law
Degree Year: 
1844
Name of School - Second: 
Harvard College
Degree - Second: 
A.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1847

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
Court of Claims
Court Name: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

President Nominating: 
Rutherford B. Hayes
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/14/1877
Termination Date: 
12/09/1881
Termination Reason: 
Resignation
Court Name - Second: 
Court of Claims
Court Name - Second: 

United States Court of Federal Claims

Commission Date - Second: 
12/20/1882
Termination Date - Second: 
11/05/1883
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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