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Francis Edwards Holman was American judge. Bar: Washington 1941.

Background

Holman, Francis Edwards was born on September 13, 1915 in Salt Lake City. Son of Frank E. and Carrol (Edwards) Holman.

Education

AB, Stanford University, 1936. Bachelor in Jurisprudence, Oxford University, England, 1938. Master of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1943.

Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1940.

Career

Law clerk United States Court Appeals, Washington, 1940-1941. Practiced in Seattle, 1941-1973. Judge Superior Court State of Washington, 1973-1985.

Mayor, City of Lake Forest Park, Washington, 1961-1967. Member Washington House of Representatives, 1st District, 1967-1969, Washington Senate, 1969-1973. Member Council Municipality Metropolitan Seattle, 1965-1967.

Member Washington Uniform Law Commission, since 1967, Washington Judicial Council, 1967-1973, 75-81. Chairman Washington Public Disclosure Commission, 1973.

Achievements

  • Bar: Washington 1941.

Membership

Member visiting committee College Education, University Washington, since 1965. Chairman Carman Scholarship Committee, Seattle. Board directors Shoreline School District, 1956-1965, president, 1958-1959, 63-64.

Trustee Northwest Hospital, Seattle, 1969-1973. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1941-1946, 51-52. Member American, Washington, Seattle, King County bar associations, World Association Judges, American Judicature Society, King County School Directors Association (president 1956-1965), Theta Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Eloise Dorothy Ferguson, July 5, 1941. Children– Virginia Carrol, Frank Wyatt, Wendy.

father:
Frank E. Holman

mother:
Carrol (Edwards) Holman

spouse:
Eloise Dorothy Ferguson

child:
Virginia Carrol Holman

child:
Frank Wyatt Holman

child:
Wendy Holman