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federal judge

John Chandler Bancroft Davis, American federal judge. member of New York legislature, 1869.

Background

Davis, John Chandler Bancroft was born on December 29, 1822 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Governor John D., of Massachusetts.

Education

Graduated from Harvard, 1840. Studied law and began practice.

Career

Assistant secretary of state, United States, 1869-1871, and 1873-1874. Minister to Germany, 1874-1877.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Massachusetts Justice. The Case of the United States Before the Tribunal of Arbitration at Geneva. Treaties of the United States, With Notes.

      Mr. Fish and the “Alabama” Claims. Numerous vols. Supreme Court of the United States Court Reports.

Membership

Member of New York legislature, 1869.

Connections

father:
Governor John D. Davis