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John A. Williams

Biography of John A. Williams

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Williams
  • First Name: John
  • Middle Name: A.
  • Date of Birth: May , 1 , 1835
  • Place of Birth (POB): Remsen , New York (US-NY, NY, 36, N.Y., N. York)
  • Date of Death: July , 7 , 1900
  • Place of Death (POD): Manitou Springs , Colorado (US-CO, CO, 08, CL, Colo, Col.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

John A. Williams Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas
  • 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): 08/14/1890
  • Seat vacated by: Caldwell , Henry C.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 08/16/1890
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 09/19/1890
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 09/22/1890
  • Commission Date: 09/22/1890
  • Date of Termination: 07/07/1900
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

John A. Williams Career Path


  • Merchant, Delafield, Wisconsin, -1860
  • Clerk, Waukesha County [Wisconsin] Court, -1861
  • U.S. Army captain, 1861-1865
  • Private practice, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, 1866-1877
  • Judge, Circuit Court of Arkansas, Eleventh Judicial Circuit, -1882
  • Private practice, Pine Bluff, Arkansas


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