William Eli Baker

Personal

Birthday: 
2/25/1873
Birthplace: 
Beverly, WV
Date of Death: 
6/4/1954
Place of Death: 
Beverly, WV
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Elkins, West Virginia, 1896-1921
Special counsel, U.S. Sen. S. B. Elkins, West Virginia
Special counsel, U.S. Sen. H. G. Davis, West Virginia
Prosecutor, Randolph County, West Virginia, 1900-1912

Education

Name of School: 
West Virginia Conference Seminary (now West Virginia Wesleyan College)
Degree: 
B.S.
Degree Year: 
1893
Name of School - Second: 
West Virginia University
Degree - Second: 
A.B., LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1896

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Northern District of West Virginia
Court Name: 

West Virginia Northern District Court

President Nominating: 
Warren G. Harding
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
5/3/1921
Retirement from Active Service: 
4/3/1954
Termination Date: 
6/4/1954
Termination Reason: 
Death
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