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Folger Johnson was American judge. Bar: Oregon 1941, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), United States Supreme Court 1955. Member of American Bar Association, Oregon State Bar Association, International Bar Association, Astoria Golf & Country Club (Oregon), Multnomah Athletic Club (Portland), Delta Theta Phi.

Background

Johnson, Folger was born on November 4, 1914 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Folger and Edith (Waldo) Johnson.

Education

Bachelor, Pomona College, 1937. Doctor of Laws, Northwestern College Law, Portland, 1941.

Career

Associate Flegel, Vosburg, Joss & Hedlund, Portland, 1946—1950. Deputy city attorney, 1950—1955. Referee Bankruptcy Court, from 1955, judge.

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1941-1945, World World War II.

Achievements

  • Bar: Oregon 1941, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), United States Supreme Court 1955.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Oregon State Bar Association, International Bar Association, Astoria Golf & Country Club (Oregon), Multnomah Athletic Club (Portland), Delta Theta Phi.

Connections

Married Margaret Harkness, June 21, 1946. Children: Brian, Bruce;1 stepchild John Spear.

father:
Folger Johnson

mother:
Edith (Waldo) Johnson

spouse:
Margaret Harkness

child:
Brian Johnson

child:
Bruce;1 stepchild John Spear Johnson