John Warren Davis

Personal

Birthday: 
3/4/1867
Birthplace: 
Elizabeth City, NC
Date of Death: 
2/21/1945
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and Camden, New Jersey, 1907-1911
State senator, New Jersey, 1911-1913
U.S. attorney for the District of New Jersey, 1913-1916

Education

Name of School: 
Bucknell University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1896
Name of School - Second: 
Crozer Theological Seminary
Degree - Second: 
B.D.
Degree Year - Second: 
1899
Name of School - Third: 

University of Pennsylvania Law School

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

Judicial Career

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

New Jersey District Court

President Nominating: 
Woodrow Wilson
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
5/15/1916
Termination Date: 
6/12/1920
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Court Name - Second: 

Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Second: 
6/2/1920
Retirement from Active Service - Second: 
4/15/1939
Termination Date - Second: 
11/24/1941
Termination Reason - Second: 
Resignation
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