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Lawyer

Joseph Francis O’Connell, American lawyer. Fellow American Bar Foundation; member American (house of deals), Massachusetts, Boston bar associations, Bigelow Association Masters Law, Judge Advisory Association, Military Order Loyal Legion, Military Order World Wars, Military Order Caribou, Sons Union Veterans Civil War. Elk.

Background

O’Connell, Joseph Francis was born on February 28, 1912 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Francis and Marisita (Lenahan) O’C.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Boston College, 1934. Student Harvard; Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1938, Master of Laws, 1942. Graduate study Auckland (New Zealand) U. College, 1945.

Career

Admitted to Massachusetts bar, 1938. Member O’Connell & O’Connell, Boston. Massachusetts State commissioner Uniform State Laws, 1949-1955.

Member board Sinking Fund Commissioners City of Boston, 1951-1952. Chairman Boston School House Commission 1952-1961. Delaware Democratic National Convs., 1936, 40.

Secretary Democratic State Committee, 1940-1944. Colonel, Judge Advisory Generals Reserve.

Membership

Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American (house of deals), Massachusetts, Boston bar associations, Bigelow Association Masters Law, Judge Advisory Association, Military Order Loyal Legion, Military Order World Wars, Military Order Caribou, Sons Union Veterans Civil War. Elk.; Clubs: Longwood Cricket (Newton, Massachusetts).

Connections

Married Suzanne O’Brien, June 4, 1944. Children: Joseph Francis, III, Susan Murrin.

father:
Joseph Francis O’C.

mother:
Marisita (Lenahan) O’C.

spouse:
Suzanne O’Brien

children:
Joseph Francis O’Connell

III O’Connell

Susan Murrin O’Connell