Almanac     Just another Wiki Encyclopedia of Law Project (BETA) Sites site
Search in more than 1.500.000 entries

This is a Non Profit Project. We don't collect personal data and we don't use cookies.

Hiram Knowles

Biography of Hiram Knowles

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Knowles
  • First Name: Hiram
  • Date of Birth: January , 18 , 1834
  • Place of Birth (POB): Penobscot , Maine (US-ME, ME, 23, Maine, Me.)
  • Date of Death: April , 6 , 1911
  • Place of Death (POD): near Idaho Falls , Idaho (US-ID, ID, 16, Idaho, Id., Ida.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Hiram Knowles Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, District of Montana
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Benjamin Harrison ( Republican )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 01/06/1890
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 25 Stat. 676
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 01/06/1890
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 02/21/1890
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 02/21/1890
  • Commission Date: 02/21/1890
  • Date of Termination: 04/15/1904
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Retirement

Hiram Knowles in the Law School

  • Name of School: Antioch College

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Harvard Law School
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1860

Hiram Knowles Career Path

Employment:

  • Private practice, Keokuk, Iowa, 1860-1862
  • Private practice, Dayton, Missouri, 1862
  • Private practice, Humbolt County, Nevada, 1862-1863
  • District attorney, Humbolt County, Nevada, 1863-1864
  • Judge, Humbolt County [Nevada] Probate Court, 1864-1865
  • Private practice, Deer Lodge, Montana, 1866-1868
  • Associate justice, Supreme Court of Montana Territory, 1868-1879
  • Private practice, Butte, Montana, 1879-1890
  • Private practice, Missoula, Montana, 1904-1911

Resources

Bibliographic references of Hiram Knowles



Learning is Our Passion


This entry about Hiram Knowles has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the Hiram Knowles entry and the Lawi platform are in each case credited as the source of the Hiram Knowles entry. Please note this CC BY licence applies to some textual content of Hiram Knowles, and that some images and other textual or non-textual elements may be covered by special copyright arrangements. For guidance on citing Hiram Knowles (giving attribution as required by the CC BY licence), please see below our recommendation of "Cite this Entry".

Cite this entry

Legal Citations Generator

(2015, 02). Hiram Knowles http://almanac.lawi.us Retrieved 02, 2023, from http://almanac.lawi.us/hiram-knowles/

02 2015. 02 2023 <http://almanac.lawi.us/hiram-knowles/>

"Hiram Knowles" http://almanac.lawi.us. http://almanac.lawi.us, 02 2015. Web. 02 2023. <http://almanac.lawi.us/hiram-knowles/>

"Hiram Knowles" http://almanac.lawi.us. 02, 2015. Accesed 02 2023. http://almanac.lawi.us/hiram-knowles/

Ruth Maronie, 'Hiram Knowles' (http://almanac.lawi.us 2015) <http://almanac.lawi.us/hiram-knowles/> accesed 2023 February 3

Usage Metrics

164 Views. 124 Visitors.

Google Scholar: Search for Hiram Knowles Related Content

 

Schema Summary

  • Article Name: Hiram Knowles
  • Author: Ruth Maronie
  • Description: Biography of Hiram Knowles Biographic DetailsFamily Name (Surname): Knowles First Name: Hiram Date of Birth: January , 18 , [...]

This entry was last updated: February 1, 2015

Antioch College


Bachelor of Laws


Benjamin Harrison

Recent Comments