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real estate company executive

Jay Lawyer, American real estate company executive. member Palos Verdes Art Jury.

Background

Lawyer, Jay was born on March 19, 1866 in Sycamore, Illinois, United States. Son of Peter H. and Eva (Schoolcraft) Lawyer.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Associated with Frank A. Vanderlip interests in development of Marshfield, Oregon, and Los Molinos and Los Angeles County, California, since 1912. General manager Palos Verdes Project, a tract of 16,000 acres under development for modern homesteads. Member Palos Verdes Art Jury.

Politics

Some people think that involvement in political life is something Christians should avoid. But God is present everywhere, including political institutions.

Views

Methodist member is very much a folk theologian who should speak 'plain truth to plain people'.

Membership

Member Palos Verdes Art Jury. Clubs: Jonathan, Los Angeles City, Los Angeles Country, Surf and Sand, Palos Verdes Golf.

Connections

Married Margaret Kenyon, of Sycamore, Illinois, 1889 (died 1903).; married second, Marion Evans of San Francisco, California, July 11, 1906. Children: Donald Kenyon, Morris Chester (deceased).

father:
Peter H. Lawyer

mother:
Eva (Schoolcraft) Lawyer

spouses:
Margaret Kenyon

Marion Evans of San Francisco

children:
Morris Chester Lawyer (deceased)

Donald Kenyon Lawyer