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Lawyer

John Griffith Madden, American lawyer. Member American, Missouri, Kansas City bar associations, American Legion, Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, S.R., Lincoln’s Inn (London), Oxford Union, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon, Phi Delta Phi.; Mason.

Background

Madden, John Griffith was born on June 9, 1900 in Summerfield, Kansas, United States. Son of Terrence J. and Blanche (Griffith) Madden.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Missouri U., 1920. Bachelor of Arts Jurisprudence with 1st class honors (Rhodes scholar), University of Oxford, 1922, Bachelor of Civil Law with 1st class honors, 1923, Master of Arts, 1926. Bachelor of Laws (Kent fellow), Columbia, 1924.

Career

Admitted to Missouri bar, 1924. Partner Madden, Freeman & Madden, Kansas City, Missoury, 1924-1943, Madden & Burke, Kansas City, since 1943.

Membership

Member American, Missouri, Kansas City bar associations, American Legion, Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, S.R., Lincoln’s Inn (London), Oxford Union, Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon, Phi Delta Phi. Mason.; Clubs: Lawyers, Columbia (New York City).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Anne Andrews, June 16, 1928. Children: John Griffith, Elizabeth A. (Mistress.

father:
Terrence J. Madden

mother:
Blanche (Griffith) Madden

spouse:
Elizabeth Anne Andrews

children:
John Griffith Madden

Elizabeth A. (Mrs Madden