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Lawyer

Allan Pomeroy, American lawyer. Recipient Order of Solidarity, Republic of Italy; Grand Officer, Star of Ethiopia. Member American, Washington State, Seattle bar associations, Associate General Contractors, Sons Norway (president 1936), International Footprint Association (grand trustee 1950), Sigma Pi (president 1927), Phi Alpha Delta (district president 1932-1936).

Background

Pomeroy, Allan was born on September 10, 1906 in Astoria, Oregon, United States. Son of Merritt Roscoe and Molly (Sater) Pomeroy.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Washington, 1927, Bachelor of Laws, 1931.

Career

Admitted to Washington bar, 1932. Member of law firm Pomeray & Harris, Seattle, since 1932. Justice of peace, Kitsap Company, 1935-1937.

Police judge pro tem, Seattle, 1941-1942. Chief assistant United State Attorneys Western district Washington, 1942-1948. Superior court judge King Company, 1949.

Mayor City of Seattle, 1952-1956. Director Big Brothers of Seattle. Trustee Doctor Frederick M. Lash Home for Retarded Children.

Membership

Member American, Washington State, Seattle bar associations, Associate General Contractors, Sons Norway (president 1936), International Footprint Association (grand trustee 1950), Sigma Pi (president 1927), Phi Alpha Delta (district president 1932-1936). Clubs: Washington State Press, Washington Athletic, Seattle Tennis, Kiwanis, Norwegian Commercial (president 1937), Gyro International, Alaska Yukon Pioneers.

Connections

Married Loretta Tyler, January 29, 1944. Children: Allan Merritt, Paula Marie.

father:
Merritt Roscoe Pomeroy

mother:
Molly (Sater) Pomeroy

spouse:
Loretta Tyler

children:
Allan Merritt Pomeroy

Paula Marie Pomeroy