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Lawyer

John Edward Sebat, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1929, United States District Court (eastern district) Illinois 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960. Member Danville Housing Authority, 1935-1942. Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Vermilion County Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Probate Council American Republican.

Background

Sebat, John Edward was born on July 28, 1904 in LaSalle, Illinois, United States. Son of John and Agnes Elizabeth (Hudocline) Sebat.

Education

Juris Doctor, University of Illinois, 1929.

Career

Associate, Brewer & Grant, Danville, Illinois, 1929-1952;senior partner, Sebat, Swanson, Banks, Garman & Townsley, Danville, since 1952. Board directors Mervis Industries Inc., Merlan Inc., J & F Industries Inc., Crow's Hybrid Corn Company, Gift Cosmetics Inc., 1st Savings & Loan Company, Danville, Illinois Fireworks Company, World Fireworks Company, H/L Disposal Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1929, United States District Court (eastern district) Illinois 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960.

Membership

Member Danville Housing Authority, 1935-1942. Served with United States Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Vermilion County Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Probate Council American Republican.

Clubs: Danville Country. Lodges: Elks, Knights of Columbus.

Connections

Married Frankie Ladd, April 18, 1953 (deceased). Children: Jane Ladd Vredenburgh, Lillie Chriss Firebaugh, Frank. Married Sarah Mires, November 7, 1964.

father:
John Sebat

mother:
Agnes Elizabeth (Hudocline) Sebat

spouse:
Frankie Ladd

spouse:
Sarah Mires

child:
Jane Ladd Vredenburgh Sebat

child:
Lillie Chriss Firebaugh Sebat

child:
Frank Sebat