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Louis Frank Gillespie, American lawyer. Member of Executive Committee Memorial Hospital, Springfield, Illinois, 1960-1969.; Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member Society Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, Association Life Insurance Counsel, Phi Delta Phi, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Gillespie, Louis Frank was born on January 20, 1900 in Vienna, Illinois, United States. Son of George B. and Mary (Oliver) Gillespie.

Education

Student Cornell Univercity, 1918-1921. Bachelor of Philosophy Chicago, 1922, Juris Doctor, 1924.

Career

Bar, 1924, member Gillespie, Burke & Gillespie, from 1925. General counsel Franklin Life Insurance Company, Springfield, 1944-1965, senior counsel, 1965, Chairman of the Board, 1953-1970, also director.

Membership

Member of Executive Committee Memorial Hospital, Springfield, Illinois, 1960-1969. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member Society Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, Association Life Insurance Counsel, Phi Delta Phi, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Clubs: Sangamo, Illini Country (Springfield).

Connections

Married Frances McGregor, December 31, 1927. Children: George B. II, Mary Ellis, Robert E. Admitted to Illinois.

father:
George B. Gillespie

mother:
Mary (Oliver) Gillespie

spouse:
Frances McGregor

child:
George B. II Gillespie

child:
Mary Ellis Gillespie

child:
Robert E. Admitted to Ill Gillespie