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David Thomas Lewis, American Judge. Member Utah Legislature, 1947-1948.; Served with criminal investigation div. Army of the United States, 1944-1945.; Member American, Federal, Utah bar associations, Maritime Law Association, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi.; Club: Salt Lake Country.

Background

Lewis, David Thomas was born on April 25, 1912 in Salt Lake City. Son of Thomas David and Ettie (Ellerbeck) Lewis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Utah, 1934, Bachelor of Laws, 1937, Doctor of Laws, 1971.

Career

Bar: Utah bar 1938. Practiced, Salt Lake City, 1938-1950, state district judge, 1950-1956, United States circuit judge 10th Circuit, 1956-1983, chief judge, 1970-1977, senior judge, 1977-1983. Chairman Circuit Chief Judges Conference, 1974-1975.

Membership

Member Utah Legislature, 1947-1948. Served with criminal investigation div. Army of the United States, 1944-1945.

Member American, Federal, Utah bar associations, Maritime Law Association, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi. Club: Salt Lake Country.

Connections

Married Marie Stewart, September 10, 1938. Children: Kent, David, Frank.

father:
Thomas David Lewis

mother:
Ettie (Ellerbeck) Lewis

spouse:
Marie Stewart

children:
Kent Lewis

David Lewis

Frank Lewis