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George Templar, American judge. Bar: Kansas bar 1927. Recipient award of merit Association Trial Lawyers of America, 1972, medal honor D.A.R., 1973.

Background

Templar, George was born on October 18, 1904 in Cowley County, Kansas, United States. Son of John and Carlotta E. (Linn) Templar.

Education

Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Washburn College, 1927. Juris Doctor, Washburn College, 1970. Doctor of Laws, Washburn College, 1971.

Career

Practiced in, Arkansas City, 1927. Deputy oil inspector State of Kansas, 1930-1932. Member Kansas House Representatives, 1933-1941, Kansas Judicial Council, 1941-1945, Kansas Senate, 1945-1953.

United States district attorney, 1953-1954. Judge The United States of America District Court, Topeka, since 1962.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kansas bar 1927.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to law journals.

Religion

As someone joins the group of people seeking to follow the way of Jesus, it means to respond to God's challenge and begin to share his relationship with God as Father.

Politics

Church should be engaged in public policy debates and participate actively in consultations with government.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

Trustee Southwestern College, since 1947, president board trustees, 1959-1970. Fellow International Academy Trial Lawyers. Member Kansas, Federal bar associations, Kansas History Society (trustee since 1938, vice president 1968, president 1970) Clubs: Mason (DeMolay Legion of Honor), National Lawyers.

Connections

Married Helen Marie Bishop, March 29, 1924. Children– Joana (Mistress Jerry Smith), Ted.

father:
John Templar

mother:
Carlotta E. (Linn) Templar

spouse:
Helen Marie Bishop

child:
Joana Templar (Mistress Jerry Smith)

child:
Ted Templar