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Lawyer

John Howard Lehman, American lawyer. Bar: Kansas 1935.

Background

Lehman, John Howard was born on November 19, 1905 in near Abilene, Kansas, United States. Son of Henry L. and Anna (Burkholder) Lehman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, McPherson College, 1931; Bachelor of Laws, University Kansas, 1935.

Career

Practice law, Abilene. County attorney Dickinson County, Kansas, 1937-1941. Senior partner Lehman, Guilfoyle & Hinkle (and predecessor), 1948-1987.

Director Citizens Bank, Abilene. 1950-1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kansas 1935.

Membership

Member Abilene Board Education, 1941-1956, president, 1955-1956. Special counsel Eisenhower Library Commission Kansas, 1961-1968. Incorporator Dwight D. Eisenhower Library Associates, Inc., 1963.

Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1941-1943, Kansas Senate, 1945-1949. Trustee Brown Memorial Foundation, 1949-1984, Kansas Scottish Rite Foundation. Incorporator, trustee Eisenhower Foundation.

Member American Bar Association, Bar Association State Kansas, American Judicature Society, Order of Coif, Phi Alpha Delta. Club: Mason (33 degree, Shriner).

Connections

Married Vivian Canary, December 21, 1935. Children– Stanley, Carolyn, Patricia, Virginia.

father:
Henry L. Lehman

mother:
Anna (Burkholder) Lehman

spouse:
Vivian Canary

child:
Stanley Lehman

child:
Patricia Lehman

child:
Virginia Lehman

child:
Carolyn Lehman