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Christopher William Wilson, American lawyer. Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946.; Member American, Illinois Chicago bar associations, Delta Upsilon.

Background

Wilson, Christopher William was born on April 27, 1910 in Brooklyn. Son of Christopher W. and Marion A. (Smith).

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1931. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1934. Doctor of Laws, Blackburn College, 1967.

Career

Bar: New York bar 1934, Illinois bar 1951. With firm White & Case, New York City and Paris, 1934-1951. Attorney First National Bank Chicago, 1952-1956, vice president, general counsel, 1956-1962, senior vice president, general counsel, 1962-1963, executive vice president, 1963-1967, executive vice president, cashier, 1967-1970, executive vice president, general counsel, 1970-1972.

Counsel Hopkins & Sutter (and predecessor firm), Chicago, 1972-1983. Director Scott, Foresman & Company Board of directors Children’s Memorial Hospital. Advisory trustee Blackburn College.

Life trustee University of Chicago.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1944-1946. Member American, Illinois Chicago bar associations, Delta Upsilon. Clubs: Mid-Day (Chicago), Chicago (Chicago), Commonwealth (Chicago), Commercial (Chicago).

Connections

Married Margaret Ella Pettengill, June 5, 1948. Children: Anthony P., Nancy F., Priscilla P. (Mistress.

father:
Christopher W. .

mother:
Marion A. (Smith).

spouse:
Margaret Ella Pettengill

child:
Anthony P. Wilson

child:
Nancy F. Wilson

child:
Priscilla P. (Mrs Wilson