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James Harland Spencer, American lawyer. Member American Bar Association (member committee partnerships and unincorporated business orgns.), Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers Association (secretary), American Law Institute, American Judicature Society, State Bar Michigan (Chairman of Commission corporations and securities 1953-1955), Alpha Kappa Lambda (president 1933-1934).

Background

Spencer, James Harland was born on June 6, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of James Ezra and Dayse (Whitman) Spencer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1929, Juris Doctor, 1931.

Career

; children—Susan (Mistress Donald Williams), Jean (Mistress Donald Nichols), Donald E. Married second, Alice Keane, June 7, 1958. Admitted to Michigan bar, 1931, practiced in Detroit.

Partner firm Dykema, Wheat, Spencer, Boodnow & Trigg, and predecessors, 1939-1970. Vice president, director Gross Telecasting, Inc. Assistant secretary, director N.A. Woodworth Company.

Director Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (member committee partnerships and unincorporated business orgns.), Automotive Original Equipment Manufacturers Association (secretary), American Law Institute, American Judicature Society, State Bar Michigan (Chairman of Commission corporations and securities 1953-1955), Alpha Kappa Lambda (president 1933-1934).

Connections

Married Alliene Graham, May 22, 1934 (deceased.; married second, Alice Keane, June 7, 1958. Children: Susan (Mistress Donald Williams), Jean (Mistress Donald Nichols), Donald E.

father:
James Ezra Spencer

mother:
Dayse (Whitman) Spencer

spouse:
Alliene Graham

spouse:
Alice Keane

child:
Donald E. Spencer

child:
Susan Spencer (Mistress Donald Williams)

child:
Jean Spencer (Mistress Donald Nichols)