Thomas Walter Swan

Personal

Birthday: 
12/20/1877
Birthplace: 
Norwich, CT
Date of Death: 
7/13/1975
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1903-1916
Lecturer in law, University of Chicago, 1903-1904, 1908
Dean and professor of law, Yale Law School, 1916-1927

Education

Name of School: 
Yale University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1900
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1903

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Court Name: 

Second Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Calvin Coolidge
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
12/22/1926
Retirement from Active Service: 
7/1/1953
Termination Date: 
7/13/1975
Termination Reason: 
Death
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