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Lawyer

George Maybee Martin, American lawyer. Bar: Washington 1940; registered professional engineer, 1928. Named Distingished Citizen, American Legion, 1969; recipient Others award, Salvation Army, 1976, Silver Beaver, Silver Antelope award Boy Scout American; Gov's. Citation Most Distinguished Volunteer, 1989.

Background

Martin, George Maybee was born on June 18, 1906 in Mohler, Idaho, United States. Son of George Sylester and Janet Dove (Maybee) Martin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Washington, 1928. Juris Doctor, University Washington, 1940.

Career

Private practice electrical contractor, Seattle and Harrah, Washington, 1929-1937;general merchant, Martin & Martin, Harrah, 1930-1937;private practice law, Yakima, Washington, 1940-1994;deputy prosecuting attorney, Yakima County, Yakima, 1941-1943;partner, Martin & Marquis, Yakima, 1975-1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: Washington 1940. Registered professional engineer, 1928.

Membership

President Maybee Society. Trustee Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, Yakima Valley Museum, 1946-1994. Founder, trustee Yakima Valley Regional Library, 1944-1946.

Member American Bar Association, Yakima County Bar Association (past president), Washington State Bar Association, Rotary, Mason, American Philatelic Society (Luff award 1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, genealogy.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Harrington Stafford, June 14, 1930. Children: Elizabeth Jean, Dorothy Jane, George Stafford, Jonathon Harrington.

father:
George Sylester Martin

mother:
Janet Dove (Maybee) Martin

spouse:
Elizabeth Harrington Stafford

child:
Elizabeth Jean Martin

child:
Dorothy Jane Martin

child:
George Stafford Martin

child:
Jonathon Harrington Martin