James Gamble Day
James Gamble Day, American jurist.
Day, James Gamble was born on June 28, 1832 in Jefferson County, Ohio, United States. Son of George and Sarah (Gamble) Day.
Graduate Cincinnati Law School, 1857.
Commissioned First lieutenant, 15th Iowa Infantry, 1861, promoted to captain. Judge 3d Judicial District Iowa, 1863-1870. Justice Iowa Supreme Court, 1870-1884, chief justice, 1871, 77, 83.