James Earl Major
James Earl Major (January 5, 1887 – January 4, 1972) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois and a United States federal judge.Born in Donnellson, Illinois, Major attended the common and high sc...
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Louis Fitzhenry
Louis Fitzhenry (June 13, 1870 - November 18, 1935) was briefly a U.S. Representative from Illinois, and later a long-serving United States federal judge.Born in Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, ...
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William J. Allen
William Joshua Allen (June 9, 1829 – January 26, 1901) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois during much of the American Civil War, and was later a United States federal judge.Born in Wilson C...
Omer Poos
Omer Poos (August 22, 1902 – August 11, 1976) was a United States federal judge.Born in Mount Olive, Illinois, Poos received an LL.B. from Saint Louis University School of Law in 1924. He was in...
James L. Foreman
James L. Foreman (1927 – June 3, 2012) was a United States federal judge.Born in Metropolis, Illinois, Foreman was in the United States Navy from 1945 to 1946. He received a B.S. from the Univer...
J. Otis Humphrey
J. Otis Humphrey (December 30, 1850 – June 14, 1918) was a United States federal judge.Born in Morgan County, Illinois, Humphrey attended Shurtleff College, and read law to enter the bar in 1880...
William Donald Stiehl
William Donald Stiehl (born December 3, 1925) is a United States federal judge.Born in Belleville, Illinois, Stiehl was in the United States Navy Lieutenant during World War II, from 1943 to 1946 and ...
William Louis Beatty
William Louis Beatty (September 4, 1925 – July 22, 2001) was a United States federal judge.Born in Mendota, Illinois, Beatty was in the United States Army during World War II, from 1943 to 1946,...
J. Leroy Adair
Jackson Leroy Adair (February 23, 1887 – January 19, 1956) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Illinois and a United States District Judge.
Adair was born in Clayton, I...
William George Juergens
William George Juergens (September 7, 1904 – December 7, 1988) was a United States federal judge.Born in Steeleville, Illinois, Juergens received an A.B. from Carthage College in 1925 and a J.D....
James Waldo Ackerman
James Waldo Ackerman ((1926-01-01)January 1, 1926 – November 23, 1984(1984-11-23)) was a United States District Judge in Illinois.Born in Jacksonville, Florida, Ackerman received a Bachelor of Science...
Robert Dale Morgan
Robert Dale Morgan (May 27, 1912 – May 29, 2002) was mayor of Peoria, Illinois in the 1950s and a United States federal judge in Illinois from 1967 to 2002.Born in Peoria, Illinois, Morgan recei...
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G. Patrick Murphy
G. Patrick Murphy (born 1948) is a former United States District Judge.Born in Carbondale, Illinois, Murphy was in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War, from 1966 to 1969, and then received a ...
David R. Herndon
David R. Herndon (born 1953) is a United States federal judge.Born in Sedalia, Missouri, Herndon received a B.A. from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville in 1974 and a J.D. from Southern Illi...
Harlington Wood, Jr.
Harlington Wood, Jr. (April 17, 1920 – December 29, 2008) was an American lawyer, jurist, political figure and an amateur actor. He served as a judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seve...
Frederick Olen Mercer
Frederick Olen Mercer (March 11, 1901 – April 3, 1966) was a United States federal judge.Born in Vermont, Illinois, Mercer received an LL.B. from the University of Illinois College of Law in 192...
Charles Guy Briggle
Charles Guy Briggle (January 27, 1883 – June 6, 1972) was a United States federal judge.Born in Rushville, Illinois, Briggle received a LL.B from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign i...
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Samuel Hubbel Treat, Jr.
Samuel Hubbel Treat, Jr. (June 21, 1811 – March 27, 1887) was a United States federal judge.Born in Plainfield, New York, Treat read law to enter the bar in 1834. He was in private practice in S...