Loyal Edwin Knappen

Personal

Birthday: 
1/27/1854
Birthplace: 
Hastings, MI
Date of Death: 
5/14/1930
Place of Death: 
Grand Rapids, MI
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Hastings, Michigan, 1875-1888
Prosecutor, Barry County, Michigan, 1879-1883
Commissioner, U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, 1880-1888
Private practice, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1888-1906

Education

Name of School: 
University of Michigan
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1873
Name of School - Second: 
Read law
Degree Year - Second: 
1875
Name of School - Third: 
University of Michigan
Degree - Third: 
M.A.
Degree Year - Third: 
1876

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
Court Name: 

Michigan Western District Court

President Nominating: 
Theodore Roosevelt
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/10/1906
Termination Date: 
2/8/1910
Termination Reason: 
Appointment to Another Judicial Position
Court Name - Second: 
U. S. Circuit Courts for the Sixth Circuit
Commission Date - Second: 
1/31/1910
Termination Date - Second: 
12/31/1911
Termination Reason - Second: 
Abolition of Court
Court Name - Third: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Court Name - Third: 

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals

Commission Date - Third: 
1/31/1910
Retirement from Active Service - Third: 
4/15/1924
Termination Date - Third: 
5/14/1930
Termination Reason - Third: 
Death
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