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Benjamin Franklin Bledsoe

Biography of Benjamin Franklin Bledsoe

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Bledsoe
  • First Name: Benjamin
  • Middle Name: Franklin
  • Date of Birth: February , 8 , 1874
  • Place of Birth (POB): San Bernardino , California (US-CA, CA, 06, CF, Calif., Ca., Cal.)
  • Date of Death: October , 30 , 1938
  • Place of Death (POD): Crestline , California (US-CA, CA, 06, CF, Calif., Ca., Cal.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Benjamin Franklin Bledsoe Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Woodrow Wilson ( Democratic )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 09/30/1914
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 38 Stat. 580
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 09/30/1914
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 10/13/1914
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 10/16/1914
  • Commission Date: 10/16/1914
  • Date of Termination: 03/24/1925
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Resignation

Benjamin Franklin Bledsoe in the Law School

  • Name of School: Stanford University
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1896

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Read law
  • Law Degree Year: 1896

Benjamin Franklin Bledsoe Career Path


  • Private practice, San Bernardino, California, 1896-1910
  • Judge, Superior Court of California, 1900-1914
  • Candidate for mayor of Los Angeles, California, 1925
  • Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1925-1938


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