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Jefferson Hoover BROADY

Jefferson Hoover BROADY, American Judge, District Court. Member, preliminary Survey Committee, Constitutional Convention, of Nebraska, 1919. Temporary Private Secretary, Legal Advisor to Governor, 1923; appointed by Governor as Judge, District Court, 1923; elected Judge, District Court, 1924; re-elected 1928. Member of Beta Theta Pi; Phi Delta Phi; Masons; Shriner.

Background

  • BROADY, Jefferson Hoover was born on June 2, 1880 in Brownville, Nebraska, United States. Son of Jefferson H. and Nancy Jane (McDonald) Broady.

  • Education

    • High School; University of Nebraska. College, of Law, 1904, Bachelor of Laws.

    Career

    • Legal Editorial work in Minnesota, New York, Ohio., 1904-1907. Editor-inChief, Nebraska, Synoptical Digest of Nebraska of Supreme Court Reports, 1907-1910. Appointed by Supreme Court, Governor of Nebraska, Member of Nebraska Code Commission, 1911.

      Edited Revised Statutes of Nebraska, 1913.

    Membership

    Member, preliminary Survey Committee, Constitutional Convention, of Nebraska, 1919. Temporary Private Secretary, Legal Advisor to Governor, 1923. Appointed by Governor as Judge, District Court, 1923.

    Elected Judge, District Court, 1924. Re-elected 1928. Member of Beta Theta Pi. Phi Delta Phi; Masons.

    Connections

    • Spouse Marguerett Jenkins, November 25, 1909, Mifflintown, Pennsylvania.
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