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Louis Sherman Headley

lawyer , banker.

Louis Sherman Headley, American lawyer, banker. Member American (president trust div. 1942-1943), Minnesota bar associations, St. Paul Young Men’s Christian Association (past president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Headley, Louis Sherman was born on September 19, 1885 in Fairmont, Minnesota, United States. Son of Charles W. and Sara (Sherman) Headley.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Carleton College, 1907. LL. B., Harvard, 1912.

Career

Bar, 1914; associate Rounds, Hatch, Dillingham & Debevoise, New York City, 1912-1913. Staff attorney general Minnesota, 1914-1916. Private practice, St. Paul, 1916-1918.

Officer First Trust Company of St. Paul (formerly Northwestern Trust Company), 1918-1951. Retired as president, 1951. Special associate firm Morgan, Raudenbush, Morgan, Oehler & Davis, St. Paul, since 1951.

Faculty Graduate School Banking, Rutgers University, 1942-1954. Instructor St. Paul College Law, 1928-1931. Director First Trust Company, Minnesota Tribune, Canmore Mines, Ltd., Rundle Mountain Trading Company Chairman National Committee on Community Foundation, St. Paul Community Chest, 1939-1940.

President St. Paul Young Men’s Christian Association, 1927-1931, Children’s Hospital, 1947-1949, St. Paul Rehabilitation Center, 1951-1956. Chairman of the board of trustees Carleton College, since 1955. Director St. Paul Foundation, Tozer Foundation, Gilfillan Foundation.

Membership

Member American (president trust div. 1942-1943), Minnesota bar associations, St. Paul Young Men’s Christian Association (past president), Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Minnesota, Athletic, Rotary (president 1935-1936), Informal (secretary) (St. Paul).

Connections

Married Sylvia Knight, September 18, 1915. Children: Sara (Mistress.

father:
Charles W. Headley

mother:
Sara (Sherman) Headley

spouse:
Sylvia Knight

child:
Sara (Mrs Headley