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Lawyer

John Francis Cremens, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1941, United States Court Military Appeals 1941, United States Tax Court, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Ohio, Maine. Fellow, Boston College Law School.

Background

Cremens, John Francis was born on June 7, 1915 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles and Mary (Jenkins) Cremens.

Education

Bachelor, Boston College, 1937. Bachelor of Laws, Boston College, 1941.

Career

Attorney United States Treasury Department, Boston, 1939—1942, trial investigator, 1939—1942. Associate Francis X. Hurley, 1942—1947. Sole practice, 1947—1979.

Associate law offices John F. Cremens, PC Boston, 1979. Guest lecturer Boton College Law School, 1969. Director, trustee Lincoln Savings Bank, Boston, from 1970.

Court master, auditor, arbitrator, Massachusetts, from 1972. Served to lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1942-1946, brigadier general Mass state Guard.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1941, United States Court Military Appeals 1941, United States Tax Court, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Ohio, Maine.

Membership

Member Massachusetts House Representatives, 1952—1956, Cambridge School Committee, 1950—1952. Escort Queen Elizabeth, Boston Bicentennial. Master ceremonies 100th annual founding Sacred Heart Church.

Grand marshal 350th annual Cambridge Parade. Chairman fund raising American Cancer Society, Cambridge. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion (past Commander), American Society Hospital Attorneys, Association Trial Lawyers America, Massachusetts Trial Lawyers Association, Middlesex Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, Greater Boston City of Chamber (board directors executive club 1978-1982), Knights St. George in Corinthia (commander), Military Order World Wars (Commander), Knights of Malta, Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company (United States bicentennial commander since 1976), Elks (past exalted ruler), Knights of Columbus.

Connections

Married Agnes Sullivan. Children: John Francis, Elizabeth, Charles H., Cornelia, Catherine Cremens Basbas.

father:
Charles Cremens

mother:
Mary (Jenkins) Cremens

spouse:
Agnes Sullivan

child:
John Francis Cremens

child:
Elizabeth Cremens

child:
Charles H. Cremens

child:
Cornelia Cremens

child:
Catherine Cremens Basbas Cremens