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Edmund Port was a federal judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Background

Port, Edmund was born on February 6, 1906 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Abraham M. and Clara (Alderman) Port.

Education

Judge Port graduated from Syracuse University College of Law with an LL.B. in 1929.

Career

He was United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York from 1951 to 1953. He was nominated to the court by Lyndon B. Johnson on April 30, 1964, to a seat vacated by Stephen W. Brennan, confirmed by the United States Senate on July 1, 1964, and received his commission on July 2, 1964. He assumed senior status on February 7, 1976 and his service terminated on March 2, 1986, due to death.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York bar 1930.

Connections

Married Barbara Streeter, Jan 2, 1945. Children— Alan David, Linda Kay.

father:
Abraham M. Port

mother:
Clara (Alderman) Port

spouse:
Barbara Streeter

child:
Alan David Port

child:
Linda Kay Port