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Lawyer

Herbert Cornell DeYoung, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1928. Recipient Dearholt and Ross medals Chicago Lung Association, Herbert C. DeYoung medal, 1985; elected citizen fellow Institute Medicine, Chicago, 1950.

Background

DeYoung, Herbert Cornell was born on February 16, 1904 in Harvey, Illinois, United States. Son of Frederic Robert and Miriam (Cornell) DeY.

Education

AB, University of Chicago, 1925; Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1928.

Career

Associate, Gorham, Adams, White & DeYoung and predecessors, Chicago, 1928-1934; partner, Gorham, Adams, White & DeYoung and predecessors, Chicago, 1934-1989. Member Illinois Commision on Adoption Laws, 1957-1959.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1928.

Membership

Member Illinois Commision on Higher Education, 1959-1961. Board directors Tuberculosis Institute Chicago and Cook County (now Chicago Lung Association), 1936-1989, member Executive Committee, 1937-1989, president, 1946-1956. Board directors American Lung Association, 1947-1989, member Executive Committee, since 1956, president, 1961-1962.

Board directors Welfare Council Metropolitan Chicago, 1954-1966, member Executive Committee, 1956, 59-61, treasurer, 1959-1961. Member Chicago Law Institute (board of managers 1940-1947, secretary 1941-1946, president 1947), Owl and Serpent, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Virginia Winston, December 28, 1940. Children: James Winston, Laura Cornell Morsman.

father:
Frederic Robert DeY.

mother:
Miriam (Cornell) DeY.

spouse:
Virginia Winston

child:
Laura Cornell Morsman DeYoung

child:
James Winston DeYoung