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John Frederick Seiberling

congressman , law educator , lawyer

John Frederick Seiberling, former United States Representative from Ohio, lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1950, Ohio 1955. Served to major Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Background

Seiberling, John Frederick was born on September 8, 1918 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of J. Frederick and Henrietta (Buckler) Seiberling.

Education

Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts). Columbia University (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Associate member firm, Donovan, Leisure, Newton, Lumbard & Irvine, New York City, 1949-1953;attorney, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, 1954-1971;member, 92d-99th Congresses from 14th Ohio Districtmember commission on judiciary, commission on interior and insular affairs, chairman subcommittee on public landsvisiting professor law, University Akron, 1987, 90;director Center for Peace Studies, U. Akron, 1991-1996;partner, Goldman, Seiberling, Davis & Tsarnas, Akron, 1988-1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1950, Ohio 1955.

Membership

Served to major Army of the United States, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Pope Behr, June 4, 1949. Children: John B., David P., Stephen M.

father:
J. Frederick Seiberling

mother:
Henrietta (Buckler) Seiberling

spouse:
Elizabeth Pope Behr

children:
John B. Seiberling

David P. Seiberling

Stephen M. Seiberling