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Lawyer

Henry Franklin Todd, American judge. Bar: Tennessee 1938, United States District Court (middle district) Tennessee 1946. Sunday school teacher, Baptist Church With United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Masons (33 degree).

Background

Todd, Henry Franklin was born on July 8, 1915 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Samuel Baldwin and Mattie Zelma (Hester) Todd.

Education

Nashville Agricultural Normal Institute. Nashville School of Law (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Private practice, Nashville, 1938-1946;judge, Court General Sessions, Nashville, 1946-1958;circuit judge, United States Court Appeals, 3rd Circuit, Nashville, 1958-1967;associate judge, Tennessee Court Appeals, Nashville, since 1967;presiding judge middle section, Tennessee Court Appeals, Nashville, since 1980;presiding judge, Tennessee Court Appeals, Nashville, 1987-1995.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1938, United States District Court (middle district) Tennessee 1946.

Membership

Sunday school teacher, Baptist Church With United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member Masons (33 degree).

Connections

Married Dorothy Anne Swain, August 12, 1939. Children: Dorothy Anne Tood Cornelius, Mary Sue Todd DAvid, Henry Franklin Junior.

father:
Samuel Baldwin Todd

mother:
Mattie Zelma (Hester) Todd

spouse:
Dorothy Anne Swain

child:
Dorothy Anne Tood Cornelius Todd

child:
Mary Sue Todd DAvid Todd

child:
Henry Franklin Junior Todd