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Lawyer

Joseph Dukes Calhoun was American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Background

Calhoun, Joseph Dukes was born on June 25, 1907 in Norwood, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Hoe and May Agnes (Dukes) Calhoun.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Swarthmore College, 1929. B.L., University Pennsylvania, 1932.

Career

Practice law, Norwood, Pennsylvania. Assistant district attorney Delaware County, 1940-1943.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Membership

Past chairman Delaware County Welfare Council, Delaware County Housing Authority. Assistant general counsel Economic Stablzn. Agency, 1950-1951. Fellow American Bar Foundation.

Member American Bar Association (national chairman junior bar section 1942-1943, secretary 1957-1963, member fellows, life member house of deals), Delaware County Bar Association (president 1963).

Connections

Married Mary Hooton Roberts, September 23, 1939.

father:
Joseph Hoe Calhoun

mother:
May Agnes (Dukes) Calhoun

spouse:
Mary Hooton Roberts