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George William Pierce, American lawyer. Member Muncie Public Library Board, 1940-1955; Member American, Indiana, lndpls., Muncie bar associations, American College Probate Counsel, American Judicature Society, American Right of Way Association, Indiana, Muncie chambers commerce, Delaware County History Association, Delta Tau Delta.; Mason (Shriner), Elk.

Background

Pierce, George William was born on June 18, 1908 in Muncie, Indiana, United States. Son of Wesley Cullum and Cora (Bruns) Pierce.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, DePauw University, 1928, Master of Arts, 1929. Master of Arts, Harvard, 1930, Juris Doctor, 1933. Postgraduate Northwestern University, 1934-1935, New York University, 1948-1949.

Career

Admitted to Indiana bar, 1933, Illinois bar, 1934. Member firm Campbell Clithero & Fischer, Chicago, 1933-1937, White, Pierce, Beasley & Gilkison, Muncie, 1937-1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Muncie Public Library Board, 1940-1955. Member American, Indiana, lndpls., Muncie bar associations, American College Probate Counsel, American Judicature Society, American Right of Way Association, Indiana, Muncie chambers commerce, Delaware County History Association, Delta Tau Delta. Mason (Shriner), Elk.

Clubs: Torch, (Muncie).

Connections

Married Virginia Haymond, June 26, 1937. Children: George Kenner, Walter Haymond.

father:
Wesley Cullum Pierce

mother:
Cora (Bruns) Pierce

spouse:
Virginia Haymond

child:
George Kenner Pierce

child:
Walter Haymond Pierce