Born April 28, 1878, in Gainsboro, TN Died February 21, 1939, in Nashville, TN
Federal Judicial Service: Judge, U. S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee Nominated by Warren G. Harding on February 28, 1923, to a new seat created by 42 Stat. 837; Confirmed by the Senate on March 2, 1923, and received commission on March 2, 1923. Service terminated on February 21, 1939, due to death.
Education: Read law, 1899
Professional Career: Private practice, Jackson, Tennessee, 1899- Tennessee state senator (no dates) Collector of customs, State of Tennessee (no dates)