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John T. Debolt, American judge.

Background

Debolt, John T. was born on December 19, 1857 in McKinney, Texas, United States. Son of Barnabas Dexter and Mary (Cole) Debolt.

Education

Education common schools.

Career

Admitted to bar, 1887, and began practice at Seattle, Washington. 1st judge, 1st Circuit Court of Hawaii, 1902-1910. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of H.T., 1910-1914.

2d judge, by appointment of President Wilson, 1st Circuit Court of Hawaii, 1918-1922. Judge The United States of America District Court for Hawaii since 1922.

Connections

father:
Barnabas Dexter Debolt

mother:
Mary (Cole) Debolt