Jo McCown FERGUSON Edit Profile
University of Kentucky (Bachelor of Arts, 1937. 1961. Brigadier d’Honneur, French Army, 1944.
Worked at Harper, Ferguson & Davis. Admitted to the bar, 1938, Kentucky. Phi Delta Phi; Phi Beta Kappa.
Order of the Coif. Associate Professor of Law, University of Kentucky, 1949. Assistant Attorney General, Kentucky, 1948-1956. Attorney General, Kentucky, 1956-1960.
Commissioner of Economic Security of Kentucky, 1960-1961. Brigadier d'Honneur, French Army, 1944. Chairman: Governor's Constitutional Revision Committee, Kentucky, 1961.
Governor's Task Force on Finance, 1977-1978. Member: Louisville, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky and American Bar Associations. (Retired).
Chairman Governor's Committee on Constitutional Revision, 1961-1962. Chairman Governor's Task Force on Finance, 1976-1977. President Kentucky History Society, 1988-1990.
Chief Property Control branch Military Government, Bavaria, 1946-1947. Captain Army of the United States, 1944-1947, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Southern Attorneys General (chairman 1957-1958).
Married Margarita Hauser, July 12, 1947. Children– Rita, Diane, Jo Frances.
1939 - 1942
1948 - 1956
1956 - 1960
1960 - 1961