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Lawyer

Caleb Sidney Carlton, American lawyer. Member Mississippi State Bar (chairman lawyers business affairs committee 1958-1961, 1st vice president 1961-1962, president 1962-1963), American Judicature Society, Tallahatchie County Bar Association Alpha Delta, Beta Theta Pi.; Rotarian (past president Sumner).

Background

Carlton, Caleb Sidney was born on November 26, 1915 in New Albany, Mississippi, United States. Son of Landon Kimbrough and Esther Catherine (Hall) Carlton.

Education

Student Mississippi Delta Junior College, 1934-1935, 35-36. Bachelor of Laws, University Mississippi, 1939.

Career

Admitted to Mississippi bar, 1939. Junior title attorney United States Engineers, 1939-1940. Claims manager for Mississippi, State Farm Mutual Auto Insurance Company, 1940-1941.

Attorney OPA, Jackson, Mississippi, also Atlanta, 1942-1946. Partner Carlton & Henderson, Sumner, Mississippi, from 1946. Vice president Conference Local Bar Assns., Mississippi State Bar, 1956-1957, president, 1957-1958.

Commissioner Mississippi State Bar, 1957-1961. Past executive secretary W. Tallahatchie Development Association Trustee, vice president Mississippi Bar Foundation, Inc.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles law journals Note editor Mississippi Law Journal, 1938-1939.

Membership

Member Mississippi State Bar (chairman lawyers business affairs committee 1958-1961, 1st vice president 1961-1962, president 1962-1963), American Judicature Society, Tallahatchie County Bar Association Alpha Delta, Beta Theta Pi. Rotarian (past president Sumner).

Connections

Married Corrie Anne Campbell, January 28, 1938. Children: Anne Campbell (Mistress.

father:
Landon Kimbrough Carlton

mother:
Esther Catherine (Hall) Carlton

spouse:
Corrie Anne Campbell

child:
Anne Campbell (Mrs Carlton