Kohlsaat, Christian Cecil

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Judge Christian Cecil Kohlsaat 1899- 1905 Soundex Code K423

Born: Monday, January 8, 1844, near Albion, IL

Died: Saturday, May 11, 1918, in Chicago, IL

Federal Judicial Service:

Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois

Nominated by William McKinley on Thursday, February 23, 1899, to a seat vacated by Judge Peter S. Grosscup. Confirmed by the Senate on Tuesday, February 28, 1899, and received commission on Tuesday, February 28, 1899. Service terminated on Friday, March 24, 1905, due to appointment to another judicial position.

Judge, U.S. Circuit Courts for the Seventh Circuit

Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on Saturday, March 18, 1905, to a new seat authorized by 33 Stat. 992. Confirmed by the Senate on Saturday, March 18, 1905, and received commission on Saturday, March 18, 1905. Service terminated on Sunday, December 31, 1911, due to abolition of the court.

Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Nominated by Theodore Roosevelt on Saturday, March 18, 1905, to a new seat authorized by 33 Stat. 992. Confirmed by the Senate on Saturday, March 18, 1905, and received commission on Saturday, March 18, 1905. Service terminated on Saturday, May 11, 1918, due to death.

Education:

University of Chicago

Illinois Law School, LL.B.

Read law, 1867

Professional Career:

Private practice, Chicago, Illinois, 1867-1890

Engrossing clerk, Illinois State Legislature, 1871-1872

Member, Board of West Park Commissioners (no dates)

Probate judge, Cook County, Illinois, 1890-1899