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Lawyer

James Stanley Stroud was American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1939, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1945, District of Columbia 1972. Board directors Chicago Community Renewal Foundation, 1962-1970; member administrative board National United Methodist Church, Washington, 1982-1984; coordinator Extended Family Program, 1981-1982. Captain Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

Background

Stroud, James Stanley was born on January 26, 1915 in Wimbledon, North Dakota, United States. Son of Herbert Montgomery and Amanda Getchell (Longfellow) Stroud.

Education

Jamestown College (Bachelor of Arts). University of Chicago (Juris Doctor).

Career

Counsel Illinois Municipal Code Commission, Chicago, 1939-1940. Bill drafter Illinois Legislation Reformed Bureau, Springfield, 1941. Partner-in-charge Mayer, Brown Row & Maw LLP, Washington, 1972-1980, retired, 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1939, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1945, District of Columbia 1972.

Membership

Board directors Chicago Community Renewal Foundation, 1962-1970. Member administrative board National United Methodist Church, Washington, 1982-1984. Coordinator Extended Family Program, 1981-1982.

Captain Army of the United States, 1943-1946.

Connections

Married Marjorie Marsh Hovey, September 11, 1940. Children: Jay Stanley, Steven Hovey.

father:
Herbert Montgomery Stroud

mother:
Amanda Getchell (Longfellow) Stroud

spouse:
Marjorie Marsh Hovey

child:
Jay Stanley Stroud

child:
Steven Hovey Stroud