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U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Follmer, Frederick Voris
17th Commissioned Judge
Judge Follmer

Federal Judicial Service:

United States District Court,
Western District of Pennsylvania


Nominated by Harry S Truman
on July 31, 1946,
to a new seat created by 60 Stat. 654;

Confirmed
Senate on July 31, 1946; received commission on August 7, 1946; sworn in on August 30, 1946. Service terminated on June 1, 1955, due to assignment to the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania.

 

U. S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
Assigned to the Middle District on June 1, 1955. Served as chief judge, 1962-1962. Assumed senior status on December 30, 1967. Service terminated on May 3, 1971, due to death.

Professional Career:
Private practice, Pennsylvania, 1910-1935
Assistant District Attorney, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, 1911-1914
U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1935-1946

Education:

Bucknell University, A.B., 1906
Harvard Law School, LL.B., 1909

Personal:
BornDecember 13, 1885, in Milton, PA
Died May 3, 1971

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