Clarence W. Allgood

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Clarence W. Allgood (September 12, 1902 – November 30, 1991) was a United States federal judge.

Born in Birmingham, Alabama, Allgood received a B.S. from Alabama Polytechnic Institute in 1926 and an LL.B. from Birmingham School of Law in 1941. He was a Referee in Bankruptcy for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama from 1937 to 1961.

On October 5, 1961, Allgood received a recess appointment from John F. Kennedy to a new seat on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama created by 75 Stat. 80. Formally nominated on January 15, 1962, he was confirmed by the United States Senate on February 5, 1962, and received his commission on February 9, 1962. He assumed senior status on January 9, 1973, serving in that capacity until his death, in 1991, in Birmingham, Alabama.

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