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Lawyer

John Wingfield Jackson, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1931, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1932, Virginia 1941. Member Northern Virginia Estate Planning Council (president 1966-1967), Oder of Coif, Metropolitan Club (Washington), Barristers (Washington).

Background

Jackson, John Wingfield was born on December 30, 1905 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Ernest Hilton and Ann Eugenia (Wingfield) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1928. Doctor of Jurisprudence with highest honors, George Washington University, 1932.

Career

Private practice, District of Columbia, 1933, 41-61;private practice, Virginia, since 1961;special agent, unites states department Interior, Public Works Administration, 1933-1936;assistant United State Attorneys, Washington, 1936-1941; Adjunct Professor law, National Law Center George Washington University, Washington, 1948-1979;special assistant to Attorney General, Washington, 1952-1954;director, National Association Estate Planning Councils, 1966-1970, 72;substitute judge, Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court, Arlington County, Virginia, 1966-1986;semi-retired, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1931, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1932, Virginia 1941.

Religion

Holy Scripture always has been the authoritative and trustworthy guide for knowing and serving the God who is revealed as Creator, Savior and Advocate.

Politics

Churches should continually prioritize and monitor the progress in adequately representing the increasing racial and ethnic diversity of communities in local congregations and entities.

Views

All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to all persons.

Membership

Member Northern Virginia Estate Planning Council (president 1966-1967), Oder of Coif, Metropolitan Club (Washington), Barristers (Washington).

Connections

Married Eleanor Murdoch Lind, January 12, 1935. Children: John Junior, Margaret Russom Bartolini, Beverley Johnston.

father:
Ernest Hilton Jackson

mother:
Ann Eugenia (Wingfield) Jackson

spouse:
Eleanor Murdoch Lind

child:
John Junior Jackson

child:
Margaret Russom Bartolini Jackson

child:
Beverley Johnston Jackson