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George Bartlett Rogers

George Bartlett Rogers, American lawyer, banker. Decorated Bronze Star with combat V. Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to lieutenant commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945.; Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, American Judicature Society, Lake Forest College Alumni Association (president 1954-1955), Lafayette College Midwest Alumni Association (president 1950-1958).

Background

  • Rogers, George Bartlett was born on June 10, 1909 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Thomas and Belle (Bartlett) Rogers.

  • Education

    • Student Lake Forest College, 1926-1928. Bachelor of Science, Lafayette College, 1931. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1934.

    Career

    • Admitted to Illinois bar, 1934. Practiced in Chicago, since 1934. Member firm Tenney, Sherman, Bentley & Guthrie, 1934-1955.

      Vice president, associate general counsel First National Bank, Chicago, 1955-1963, vice president, general counsel, since 1963. Instructor Industrial Management Institute, Lake Forest College, 1950-1955. Section leader law University of Wisconsin Summer School Banking, since 1960.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to lieutenant commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations, American Judicature Society, Lake Forest College Alumni Association (president 1954-1955), Lafayette College Midwest Alumni Association (president 1950-1958). Clubs: Law, Legal (president 1964-1965), Executives, Bankers, Economics, Curling, Arts, Attic (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Waller, August 19, 1938. Children: Lynn Waller, George Thomas II, Anne Bartlett.
    • father: George Thomas Rogers
    • mother: Belle (Bartlett) Rogers
    • spouse: Margaret Waller
    • children: Lynn Waller Rogers
    • George Thomas II Rogers
    • Anne Bartlett Rogers
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    Born June 10, 1909
    Died July, 1967
    (aged 58)
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