John Rolly Ross

Personal

Birthday: 
3/1/1899
Birthplace: 
Boston, MA
Date of Death: 
4/22/1963
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army, World War I
Private practice, 1926-1954
District attorney, Lyon County, Nevada, 1927-1929
City attorney, Youngton, Nevada, 1929-1939
Republican state chairman, Nevada, 1934
City attorney, Carson City, Nevada, 1947-1951
Member, governor`s legislative counsel, Nevada, 1947, 1951, 1953

Education

Name of School: 
University of Nevada, Reno
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1923
Name of School - Second: 

Stanford University Law School

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Degree - Second: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1926

Judicial Career

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

Nevada District Court

President Nominating: 
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
5/15/1954
Termination Date: 
4/22/1963
Termination Reason: 
Death
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