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Byron S. Matthews

Byron S. Matthews, American lawyer, writer. Bar: Illinois 1952, Oklahoma 1967, various federal courts. Member American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, Tulsa County Bar Association.

Background

  • Matthews, Byron S. was born on June 2, 1928 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas A. and Elise (Spears) Matthews.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Northwestern University, 1949. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1952.

    Career

    • General practice, Chicago, 1952-1966. Private practice Tulsa, 1967-1970. Legal aid, 1971-1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1952, Oklahoma 1967, various federal courts.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, Tulsa County Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Katrina Staunton (deceased 1977). Children: JoAnn, Karen, Daniel, Jean.
    • father: Thomas A. Matthews
    • mother: Elise (Spears) Matthews
    • spouse: Katrina Staunton
    • children: JoAnn Matthews
    • Karen Matthews
    • Daniel Matthews
    • Jean Matthews
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    Died February 16, 2003
    (aged 74)
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