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Ellis Wehrly Kerr, American judge. Bar: Ohio 1932, (United States District Court (southern district) Ohio) 1961. Member of American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Miami County Bar Association, Dayton Bar Association, American Judicature Society, National Conference Bankruptcy Judges, Kiwanis (governor Ohio district 1950).

Background

Kerr, Ellis Wehrly was born on October 18, 1907 in Tipp City, Ohio, United States. Son of Raymond Asbury and Myra (Wehrly) Kerr.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 2029. Juris Doctor, Ohio State College Law, 1932.

Career

Prospective attorney Miami County, Troy, Ohio, 1937—1940. Former United States bankruptcy judge, Dayton. Retired; Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1932, (United States District Court (southern district) Ohio) 1961.

Religion

The human race, with an acceptance of Christ, is destined to inherit a condition and quality of life that is beyond the imaginations of man.

Politics

The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

Views

Anyone may appear in hardship and poverty. Never give up in pursuit of happiness and one day you will find yourself in the right place, where God gives the sense of joy and assurances you are looking for.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Miami County Bar Association, Dayton Bar Association, American Judicature Society, National Conference Bankruptcy Judges, Kiwanis (governor Ohio district 1950).

Connections

Married Lucile Will, July 13, 1935. Children: Karol McCarthy, Lucy Swisher, Kathy Fellers.

father:
Raymond Asbury Kerr

mother:
Myra (Wehrly) Kerr

spouse:
Lucile Will

child:
Karol McCarthy Kerr

child:
Lucy Swisher Kerr

child:
Kathy Fellers Kerr