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Lawyer , partner , real estate

John White Fellows, lawyer. Bar: United States District Court Massachusetts 1936, United States Supreme Court 1969. Member of American Bar Association, Worcester County Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Masons.

Background

Fellows, John White was born on June 20, 1909 in Walpole, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frank Marshall and Bessie Brackett (Frame) Fellows.

Education

AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1930. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1935. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1969.

Career

Member firm Norman & Campbell, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1935—1941. Partner Baxter, Fellows, Pierce & Barnes, 1941—1955. Senior partner Fellows, Travers & Hoaglund, 1955—1970, Fellows & Hoaglund, since 1970.

Counsel Town of Oxford, Massachusetts, 1936—1939, Town of Boylston, Massachusetts, 1941—1975, Town of Hubbardston, Massachusetts, 1965—1974. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1944-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States District Court Massachusetts 1936, United States Supreme Court 1969.

Membership

Member firm Norman & Campbell, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1935-1941. Fellows, Travers & Hoaglund, 1955-1970. Served to First lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1944-1945.

Town playground named in his honor, Boylston, 1977. Member American Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Worcester County Bar Association.

Connections

Married Clara Louise Kelley, June 28, 1936. Children: Barbara Louise Fellows Costas, Clara Joan Fellows Chapman, June Beth Fellows.

father:
Frank Marshall Fellows

mother:
Bessie Brackett (Frame) Fellows

spouse:
Clara Louise Kelley

child:
Barbara Louise Fellows Costas Fellows

child:
Clara Joan Fellows Chapman Fellows

child:
June Beth Fellows