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Lawyer

Franklin Webb Stevenson, American lawyer. Bar: Kentucky 1935, Connecticut 1950. City attorney, Winchester, l940-4l; chief Civil Defense, Clark County, Kentucky, l94l-42; chairman American Red Cross, Clark County, l938. Captain United States Army, l942-46. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association Clubs: Hartford, 20th Century.

Background

Stevenson, Franklin Webb was born on August 2, 1907 in Winchester, Kentucky, United States. Son of John Macklin and Linna (Witherspoon) Stevenson.

Education

AB, Georgetown College, 1929. Juris Doctor, University Kentucky, 1933.

Career

Legal assistant Attorney' General’ s Office, Winchester, 1933-1935. Secretary Building & Savings Association, 1940-1942. Attorney Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, Connecticut, 1946-1953, secretary, senior counsel, 1958-1965, vice president, 1965-1968, vice president, general counsel, secretary, 1968-1975.

Sole practice Hartford, from 1975. Instructor business law University Hartford, 1976-1986, students attorney, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kentucky 1935, Connecticut 1950.

Membership

City attorney, Winchester, l940-4l. Chief Civil Defense, Clark County, Kentucky, l94l-42. Chairman American Red Cross, Clark County, l938.

Captain United States Army, l942-46. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association Clubs: Hartford, 20th Century.

Connections

Married Isabel Myers, December 29, 1945. Children: Lynne, Ann, Katharine, John.

father:
John Macklin Stevenson

mother:
Linna (Witherspoon) Stevenson

spouse:
Isabel Myers

child:
Lynne Stevenson

child:
Ann Stevenson

child:
Katharine Stevenson

child:
John Stevenson