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Lawyer

John James Geraghty, American lawyer. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served to major Army of the United States, 1941-1946.

Background

Geraghty, John James was born on February 12, 1908 in Weehawken Heights, New Jersey, United States. Son of James and Martha (Andrews) Geraghty.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1933, Bachelor of Laws, 1935.

Career

Bar: New York and North Carolina bars. With firm Duke and Landis, New York City, 1937-1942, 46-51, Poyner, Geraghty, Hartsfield and Townsend, Raleigh, North Carolina, from 1951. Lecturer law New York University School Finance, 1946-1951.

Membership

Served to major Army of the United States, 1941-1946.

Connections

Married Ruby Tyson, July 23, 1945.

father:
James Geraghty

mother:
Martha (Andrews) Geraghty

spouse:
Ruby Tyson