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Lawyer

Harry Edward Sprogell, American lawyer.

Background

Sprogell, Harry Edward was born on December 5, 1911 in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Francis E(dward) and Mary Coffman (Woodmansee) Sprogell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts with high honors, Swarthmore College, 1932. Bachelor of Laws (editor-in-chief Law Review 1934-1935), University of Pennsylvania, 1935.

Career

Robert, and Jonathan. Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1935, practiced in Phila. Partner firm Saul, Ewing, Remick & Saul, 1941-1972.

Director First Pennsylvania Banking and Trust Company, Clarke Mortgage Company, Seaboard Agency, Inc. Secretary director Perfect Foods, Inc., Chipzels, Inc., 1951-1966. Vice president, director Foulkeways at Gwynedd, Incorporated, 1965-1972.

Membership

Member North Penn Joint School Board, 1953-1959, president, 1955-1957. Member school board Upper Gwynedd Township, 1953-1959, president, 1953-1957. Member Upper Gwynedd Township Zoning Commission, 1940-1941.

Zoning Review Commission, 1945-1946. Served to Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Life; member American, Pennsylvania Philadelphia (vice Chairman of Commission civil rights 1959-1963) Bar Associations, Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Sigma Rho.

Clubs: Union League, Sharswood Law, Rittenhouse (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Barbara Saul, June 24, 1939. Children: Prudence (Mistress Winston J. Churchill, Junior.

father:
Francis E(dward) Sprogell

mother:
Mary Coffman (Woodmansee) Sprogell

spouse:
Barbara Saul

children:
Jr Sprogell

Prudence (Mistress Winston J. Churchill Sprogell