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Lawyer

John P. Wilson, American lawyer. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American, Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Wilson, John P. was born on November 12, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John P. and Eloise Babcock (Smith) Wilson.

Education

Graduated from St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1924. Bachelor of Science, Princeton, 1928. Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1932.

Career

June 1973); children—Warren, Gordon, Romayne (Mistress Stewart Strawn Dixon). Admitted to Illinois bar, 1932. With Wilson & McIlvaine, Chicago, 1932-1978, partner, 1941-1978.

President, Planned Parenthood Association, Chicago area, 1947-1948, 49-52, 63-65, also board directors. Board directors Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Planned Parenthood Federation American. Board directors Graceland Cemetery Company, president, 1968-1973.

Membership

Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American, Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Commercial, Law, Legal, University, Attic, Chicago.

Connections

Married Romayne Warren, June 23, 1928 (deceased. Children: Warren, Gordon, Romayne (Mistress Stewart Strawn Dixon).

father:
John P. Wilson

mother:
Eloise Babcock (Smith) Wilson

spouse:
Romayne Warren

children:
Warren Wilson

Gordon Wilson

Romayne Wilson (Mistress Stewart Strawn Dixon)