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Gerald Robert Corbett, American judge. Member American, Hawaii bar associations State Bar California, American Judicature Society, National Council Crime and Delinquency, Western, Hawaii probation and parole associations, National (Executive Committee). Hawaii (president) councils juvenile court judges.

Background

Corbett, Gerald Robert was born on July 3, 1903 in Ladysmith, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John Arthur and Mary Louise (McGee) Corbett.

Education

Student of University California at Los Angeles, 1922-1923. Bachelor of Laws, Loyola University, 1926.

Career

1 daughter, Jancy Jean (Mistress Charles W. Robertson). Admitted to California bar, 1928, Hawaii bar, 1929. General law practice Calif, also Hawaii, 1929-1933.

Deputy city attorney, Honolulu, 1933-1939. Controller City and County Honolulu, 1939-1944. Secretary Territory of Hawaii, 1944-1946.

Judge Juvenile Court, Honolulu, 1946-1966, judge Family Court, Honolulu, 1966-1973. Cons., Big Brothers of Hawaii 1964-1973, named Big Brother of the Year, 1966. Nat. board directors Family Service Association, American, 1958-1963.

Chairman Hawaii Committee Alcoholism, 1957-1959, consultant, 1959-1973. President Child and Family Service of Hawaii, 1956-1957, Oahu Health Council, 1956-1957, Mental Health Association Hawaii, 1954-1956, Honolulu Council Social Agilysys, 1952-1954. Trustee Palama Settlement, 1960-1973.

Membership

Member American, Hawaii bar associations State Bar California, American Judicature Society, National Council Crime and Delinquency, Western, Hawaii probation and parole associations, National (Executive Committee). Hawaii (president) councils juvenile court judges.

Connections

Married Ann Humphries Johnston, December 15, 1933.

father:
John Arthur Corbett

mother:
Mary Louise (McGee) Corbett

spouse:
Ann Humphries Johnston