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Henry Gossett Eager, American lawyer. Fellows Nelson Art Gallery.; Served to captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 50-52.; Member Missouri Bar (Board of Governors 1955-1956), American, Kansas City bar associations, Lawyers Association Kansas City (president junior section 1952-1953), Bar Association St. Louis, American Judicature Society, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta.; Mason, Rotarian.

Background

Eager, Henry Gossett was born on October 14, 1923 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Henry I. and Claudine (Gossett) Eager.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Missouri, 1943. Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1948.

Career

Admitted to Missouri bar. 1948; practiced in Kansas City, 1948-1972. Partner firm Swanson, Midgley, Eager, Gangwere, and Thurlo, and predecessors, 1948-1972.

Active Kansas City Philharmonic Association, Friends of Art, Civil War Roundtable, Jackson County History Society, Society.

Membership

Fellows Nelson Art Gallery. Served to captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 50-52. Member Missouri Bar (Board of Governors 1955-1956), American, Kansas City bar associations, Lawyers Association Kansas City (president junior section 1952-1953), Bar Association St. Louis, American Judicature Society, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta.

Mason, Rotarian.; Clubs: Mission Hills (Kansas) Country.

Connections

Married Ruth Jule Riche, April. Children: Julianne, Caroline Riche, Henry Gossett.

father:
Henry I. Eager

mother:
Claudine (Gossett) Eager

spouse:
Ruth Jule Riche

child:
Julianne Eager

child:
Caroline Riche Eager

child:
Henry Gossett Eager