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Lawyer

Joseph Patrick Cooney, American lawyer. Recipient John Carroll award Georgetown University, 1965.

Background

Cooney, Joseph Patrick was born on August 30, 1906 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Jeremiah and Margaret (Dwyer) Cooney.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Georgetown University, 1929.

Career

Member Connecticut State Senate from 2d senatorial district, 1931-1933, 37, 41. Assistant United States District attorney, 1941-1943. Partner Cooney, Scully & Dowling, Hartford.

Member Hartford Aviation Commission, 1930-1931, Hartford County Commission, 1933-1939, Hartford County grievance committee, 1961-1965. Chairman Connecticut governor's ad hoc committee judicial nominees, 1975-1977.

Membership

Trustee Catholic Family Services St. Agnes Home, St. Jospeh College. Board directors St. Francis Hospital, Connecticut Hospital Association, president 1961-1962, Mount St. Benedict. Cemetery, Connecticut Institute for Blind, Hospital Council Greater Hartford, 1962-1963.

Board incorporators Institute Living, Mount Sinai Hospital. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member International Society Barristers, American Bar Association (house delegations 1966-1967), Hartford County Bar Association (president 1946-1948), Knights of St. Gregory.

Connections

Married Mary M. Malliet, June 28, 1933 (deceased Jan 1974). Children: Jane (Mistress Video Jockey Dowling), Edwina (Mistress H.T. Gillis), Margaret (Mistress Bachelor of Journalism Coughlin), Anne, Joseph Patrick, Mary Alice (Mistress Edgar A. Belden), Barbara (Mistress Robert G. Oliver). Married Marion Cobden, May 29, 1976.

father:
Jeremiah Cooney

mother:
Margaret (Dwyer) Cooney

spouse:
Mary M. Malliet

spouse:
Marion Cobden

child:
Jane Cooney (Mistress Video Jockey Dowling)

child:
Edwina Cooney (Mistress H.T. Gillis)

child:
Margaret Cooney (Mistress Bachelor of Journalism Coughlin)

child:
Anne Cooney

child:
Joseph Patrick Cooney

child:
Mary Alice Cooney (Mistress Edgar A. Belden)

child:
Barbara Cooney (Mistress Robert G. Oliver)