Log In

Byron Pierce Hollett Edit Profile

Lawyer

Byron Pierce Hollett, American lawyer. Bar: Indiana 1939. Decorated Bronze Star. Trustee Clowes Fund, Indiana History Society, Crown Hill Cemetery, United Fund Greater Indianapolis, Western Golf Association; governor James Whitcomb Riley Hospital Children; chairman board trustees Wabash College; member Indiana Academy Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Sigma Chi.

Background

Hollett, Byron Pierce was born on September 28, 1914 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of John Everett and Katherine (Sullivan) Hollett.

Education

Wabash College (Bachelor of Arts, 1936). Harvard University (Juris Doctor, 1939). Awarded Bachelor of Laws by Wabash College.

1974; Indiana University, 1986. Recipient, Wabash College Alumni Award of Merit.

Career

Partner firm Baker & Daniels, Indianapolis, since 1951. Director American Fletcher National Bank, American Fletcher Corporation. Lilly Endowment, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1939.

Membership

Trustee Clowes Fund, Indiana History Society, Crown Hill Cemetery, United Fund Greater Indianapolis, Western Golf Association. Governor James Whitcomb Riley Hospital Children. Chairman board trustees Wabash College.

Member Indiana Academy Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Sigma Chi. Clubs: Woodstock, Skyline.

Connections

Married Joan Piel Metzger, September 11, 1940 (divorced 1974). Children: Joan K., Byron Pierce. Married Frances L. Dawson, 1974.

father:
John Everett Hollett

mother:
Katherine (Sullivan) Hollett

spouse:
Joan Piel Metzger

spouse:
Frances L. Dawson

child:
Joan K. Hollett

child:
Byron Pierce Hollett