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John Bayard Mcpherson, American judge. Member Shakspere Society.

Background

Mcpherson, John Bayard was born on November 5, 1846 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William C. and Elizabeth (Wallace) M.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1866, A.M., 1869. (Doctor of Laws, Princeton, University of Pennsylvania, and Franklin and Marshall, 1899).

Career

Judge David W. Patterson, of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, December 29, 1879 (died 1907). Admitted to bar, 1870, and practiced at Harrisburg. District attorney, 1874-1877.

Judge Court Common Pleas, 1882-1899. United States district judge, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, March 13, 1899-April 8, 1912. United States circuit judge, since 1912.

Membership

Member Shakspere Society.

Connections

Married Annie C., d.

father:
William C. M.

mother:
Elizabeth (Wallace) M.

spouse:
Annie C.