|Fifth Judicial District|
Judge McGee was born in Amboy, Illinois, September 13, 1878. Following his graduation from Notre Dame University, he moved to Minot, North Dakota in November 1901, where he practiced law. In 1904 he was elected State's Attorney of Imperial Ward County, serving for four years. In 1952 he was appointed Judge of the Fifth Judicial District by Governor C. Norman Brunsdale. He served in that capacity until his death on March 24, 1953.
Biographical Sketches of the North Dakota District Court Judges