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William Francis Smith, American judge. Member Federal, New Jersey bar associations.

Background

Smith, William Francis was born on February 24, 1904 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States. Son of John Stephan and Ann Elizabeth (Owens) Smith.

Education

Graduate in Pharmacy, Columbia University, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, New Jersey Law School, 1929.

Career

Admitted to New Jersey bar, 1930. In general practice of law, 1930-1941. Instructor New Jersey Law School, 1930-1935.

Assistant United State Attorneys, 1934-1940, United State Attorneys, 1940-1941. Judge The United States of America District Court since 1941, judge The United States of America Court of Appeals, 1961-1968.

Membership

Member Federal, New Jersey bar associations.

Connections

Married Marie Cathers, August 29, 1935. Children: William Francis, James Bayard.

father:
John Stephan Smith

mother:
Ann Elizabeth (Owens) Smith

spouse:
Marie Cathers

children:
William Francis Smith

James Bayard Smith