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John Edward Laughlin, American lawyer. Decorated Knight Hospitaller of St. John of Jerusalem. member of the board lay advisors St. Vincent College; Member American Judicature Society, American, Pennsylvania Allegheny County bar associations, American Law Institute.

Background

Laughlin, John Edward was born on June 18, 1908 in Pittsburgh. Son of John Edward and Marie Rose (Kelly) Laughlin.

Education

Student Georgetown College Preparatory School, 1920-1923. Bachelor of Arts, Georgetown University, 1923-1927. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1930, Master of Laws, 1931.

Doctor of Laws, St. Vincent College, 1952.

Career

Admitted to New York State bar, 1932, practiced, New York City, 1931-1934. Pennsylvania bar, 1930, practiced in Pittsburgh, as member Thorp, Reed & Armstrong, 1934-1970. Director Majac, Inc., Kennywood Park Corporation Trustee Ohio Valley Improvement Association.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Harvard Law Review, 1930. Contributor publications.

Membership

Member of the board lay advisors St. Vincent College. Member American Judicature Society, American, Pennsylvania Allegheny County bar associations, American Law Institute. Clubs: Duquesne, University, Lawyers (Pittsburgh), Williams Country (Weirton, W. Virginia).

Connections

Married Mercedes Vilsack Maloney, October 14, 1937 (deceased).; married second, Elizabeth Stewart Coates, October 9, 1952 (deceased). Children: Deborah, Joan, Mercedes.

father:
John Edward Laughlin

mother:
Marie Rose (Kelly) Laughlin

spouse:
Mercedes Vilsack Maloney

spouse:
Elizabeth Stewart Coates

child:
Deborah Laughlin

child:
Joan Laughlin

child:
Mercedes Laughlin