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John Campbell, American judge. member Public Library communications of Denver.

Background

Campbell, John was born on September 13, 1853 in Monroe Company, Indiana, United States. Son of James M. and Nancy Campbell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, State University of Iowa, 1877, Bachelor of Laws, 1879, A.M., 1882. Doctor of Laws, Colorado College, 1909, State University of Iowa, 1913, State University of Colorado, 1934.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1880. Practiced at Colorado Springs. 1880-1889; city attorney, 1880-1883.

Company attorney, El Paso Company, 1884-1885. Member House of Representatives, 1885, Senate, 1887. Judge District Court, 1889-1895.

Associate Justice Supreme Court, 1895-1913. Appointed associate Justice Colorado Supreme Court, to fill vacancy caused by death of Morton S. Bailey, May 20, 1922, elected for unexpired term, November 1922, and for 2 full terms, 1926-1946.

Membership

Member Public Library communications of Denver.

Connections

Married Harriet J. Parker, June 28, 1881.

father:
James M.

mother:
Nancy Campbell

spouse:
Harriet J. Parker