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William Allen Woods

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William Allen Woods (1837-1901) was a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.[1]

Seventh Circuit

Woods was nominated by President Benjamin Harrison on December 16, 1891. He was confirmed by the Senate on March 17, 1892, and received commission that same day. He served until his death on June 29, 1901.[1]

District of Indiana

Woods was previously a federal judge on the United States District Court for the District of Indiana.

He received a recess appointment from President Chester Arthur on May 2, 1883 and was nominated on December 18th. He was confirmed by the Senate on January 7, 1884, and received commission that same day. He served on this court until March 21, 1892.[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Walter Quintin Gresham
District of Indiana
1884–1892
Succeeded by:
John Harris Baker
Preceded by:
NA - new seat
Circuit Courts for the Seventh Circuit
1892–1901
Succeeded by:
Francis Elisha Baker
Preceded by:
NA - new seat
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals
1892–1901
Succeeded by:
Francis Elisha Baker