Log In

Cyril Coleman Edit Profile

lawyer

Cyril Coleman, American lawyer.

Background

Coleman, Cyril was born on September 1, 1902 in Meriden, Connecticut, United States. Son of John L. and Dora A. (Cosgrove) Coleman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1924, Bachelor of Laws, 1927.

Career

Admitted to Connecticut bar, 1927, since practiced in Hartford, associate with Day, Berry & Howard since 1927, partner since 1930.

Membership

Member Police Commission, City of Hartford, 1934-1935, Metropolitan District Commission, 1940-1947, Park Board, 1944-1947, Charter Commission, 1945-1947. Member judicial council State of Connecticut, 1948-1951, since 1956. Mayor of Hartford, 1947-1951.

Member American (state delegate to House of Delegates, 1948-1951, Board of Governors, 1951-1954). Connecticut State, Hartford Company (president 1952-1953) bar associations. Clubs: University, Hartford (Hartford).

Connections

Married Katherine Alexander, June 4, 1931. Children: Mary, John, Marcia, Dora.

father:
John L. Coleman

mother:
Dora A. (Cosgrove) Coleman

spouse:
Katherine Alexander

child:
John Coleman

child:
Mary Coleman

child:
Marcia Coleman

child:
Dora Coleman