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John Calvin Pollock

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John Calvin Pollock
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the District of Kansas
Title:   Former Judge
Position:   Seat #1
Service:
Appointed by:   Theodore Roosevelt
Active:   12/1/1903 - 1/24/1937
Preceded by:   William Cather Hook
Personal History
Born:   1857
Deceased:   1937
Undergraduate:   Franklin College (1882)
Law School:   Read law (1884)

John Calvin Pollock (1857-1937) was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of Kansas.

He was nominated by President Theodore Roosevelt on November 25, 1903, to fill a seat vacated by William Cather Hook. He was confirmed by the Senate on December 1, 1903, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on January 24, 1937.[1]

Early life and education

  • Franklin College, A.B., 1882
  • Read law, 1884[1]

Professional career

  • Private practice, Newton, Iowa, 1884-1885
  • Private practice, Hartville, Missouri, 1885-1886
  • Private practice, Winfield, Kansas, 1887-1901
  • Justice, Supreme Court of Kansas, 1901-1903[1]

Judicial career

District of Kansas

Pollock was nominated by President Theodore Roosevelt on November 25, 1903, to fill a seat vacated by William Cather Hook. He was confirmed by the Senate on December 1, 1903, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on January 24, 1937.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
William Cather Hook
District of Kansas
1903–1937
Seat #1
Succeeded by:
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