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Eli Shelby Hammond (April 1, 1838 – December 17, 1904) was a United States federal judge.

Hammond was born in Brandon, Mississippi. He received a TN from Union University in 1857. He graduated from Lebanon Law School in 1858. He was in private practice in Ripley, Mississippi from 1859 to 1860. He was in private practice in Memphis, Tennessee from 1860 to 1861. He was an Army of the Confederacy Captain from 1861 to 1865. He was in private practice in Ripley, Mississippi from 1865 to 1868. He was in private practice in Memphis, Tennessee from 1868 to 1878.

Hammond was a federal judge on the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee. Hammond was nominated by President Rutherford B. Hayes on June 15, 1878, to a new seat created by 20 Stat. 132. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 17, 1878, and received his commission the same day. Hammond's service was terminated on December 17, 1904, due to death.

He died in New York City, New York.

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