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John Mcdowell Cochrane

jurist

John Mcdowell Cochrane, American jurist.

Background

Cochrane, John Mcdowell was born on March 8, 1859 in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James and Caroline A. Cochrane.

Education

Educated Minneapolis High School, business college, University of Minnesota and University of Michigan. Graduate Michigan Law School, 1881.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1881. Probate judge 4 years, district attorney 4 years, Supreme Court reporter 11 years, judge Supreme Court N.Dak., since 1902.

Connections

Married Francis Merrill, March 8, 1884.

father:
James Cochrane

mother:
Caroline A. Cochrane

spouse:
Francis Merrill