Warren Booth Burrows

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Warren Booth Burrows (September 14, 1877 – December 8, 1952) was a United States federal judge.

Burrows was born in Poquonock Bridge, Connecticut. He received an LL.B. from University of Michigan Law School in 1904. He was in private practice of law in New London, Connecticut from 1905 to 1906. He was an Assistant state's attorney of New London, Connecticut from 1906 to 1916. He was a State's attorney of New London, Connecticut from 1917 to 1927. He was a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives from 1925 to 1927 and the Connecticut Senate from 1927 to 1928. He was the state attorney general of Connecticut from 1931 to 1935.

Burrows was a federal judge to the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. Burrows was nominated by President Calvin Coolidge on February 3, 1928, to a new seat created by 44 Stat. 1348; He was confirmed by the United States Senate on February 16, 1928, and received commission the same day. Burrows resigned on October 20, 1930, and died in Poquonock Bridge, Connecticut, in 1952.


Legal offices
Preceded by
new seat
Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut
Succeeded by
Carroll C. Hincks
Preceded by
Benjamin W. Alling
Attorney General of Connecticut
Succeeded by
Edward J. Daly