Girard Edward Kalbfleisch

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Girard Edward Kalbfleisch
Girard Edward Kalbfleisch.jpg
United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
In office
September 21, 1959 – September 30, 1970
Nominated by Dwight D. Eisenhower
Preceded by Paul C. Weick
Succeeded by Nicholas Joseph Walinski, Jr.
Personal details
Born (1899-08-03)August 3, 1899
Piqua, Ohio
Died April 1, 1990(1990-04-01) (aged 90)
Ohio
Alma mater Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law

Girard Edward Kalbfleisch (August 3, 1899 – April 1, 1990) was a United States federal judge.

Born in Piqua, Ohio, Kalbfleisch received an LL.B. from Ohio Northern University, Pettit College of Law in 1923. He was in private practice in Mansfield, Ohio from 1924 to 1929. He was a Prosecuting attorney of Richland County, Ohio from 1929 to 1933. He was in private practice in Mansfield, Ohio from 1933 to 1936. He was a Municipal judge, Mansfield, Ohio from 1936 to 1943. He was a Common Pleas Judge, Richland County, Ohio from 1943 to 1959.

Kalbfleisch was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. Kalbfleisch was nominated by President Dwight D. Eisenhower on August 21, 1959, to a seat vacated by Paul C. Weick. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on September 14, 1959, and received his commission on September 21, 1959. He served as chief judge from 1967-1969. He assumed senior status on September 30, 1970. Kalbfleisch served in that capacity until April 1, 1990, due to his death.

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