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Lawyer

Donald Murray Pendleton was American judge. Bar: Iowa 1937, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1937. Member American Bar Association, American Judicture Society, Iowa State Bar Association, Iowa Judges Association, Woodbury County Bar Association (president 1954), Kiwanis (president Sioux City club 1953), Hi Twelve, Masons, Shriners.

Background

Pendleton, Donald Murray was born on March 30, 1914 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Son of Edmund and Mary (Featherstone) Pendleton.

Education

Student, Morningside College, 1932. Bachelor, University Iowa, 1935. Juris Doctor, University Iowa, 1937.

Career

Partner, various firms, Sioux City, 1937-1942, 46-65;partner, various firms, Sioux City, 1982-1990;special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, various locations, 1942-1946;retired, 1990. Assistant county attorney Woodbury County, Sioux City, 1941, 42, 55. City attorney, Sioux City, 1958, 59.

District judge State of Iowa, 3d Judicial District, 1965-1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Iowa 1937, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1937.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, American Judicture Society, Iowa State Bar Association, Iowa Judges Association, Woodbury County Bar Association (president 1954), Kiwanis (president Sioux City club 1953), Hi Twelve, Masons, Shriners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Roberta Maxine Stock, August 17, 1946. Children: Judith, Janet, Jean, John, James.

father:
Edmund Pendleton

mother:
Mary (Featherstone) Pendleton

spouse:
Roberta Maxine Stock

child:
Judith Pendleton

child:
Janet Pendleton

child:
Jean Pendleton

child:
John Pendleton

child:
James Pendleton