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Lawyer

Mansur Tinsley, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1941, United States District Court Colorado 1946, United States Supreme Court 1946. Decorated Army Commendation ribbon. Member of American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Assn (governor 1963-1964), First Judicial District Bar Association (president 1962-1963, award of Merit 1977).

Background

Tinsley, Mansur was born on January 24, 1915 in Boulder, Colorado, United States. Son of Joseph E. and Faye F. (Edwards) Tinsley.

Education

University of Missouri (B.J.). University of Colorado at Boulder (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Reporter Evansville (Indiana) Courier, 1937—1938. Attorney Office of Solicitor, Denver, United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1941—1942. Partner Pile & Tinsley, Lakewood, 1946—1949.

County attorney Jefferson County (Colorado), 1949—1957. Partner Tinsley Alperstein, Frantz & Plaut, Tinsley, Alperstein & Frantz, Lakewood, 1957—1968, Tinsley & Frantz, Tinsley, Frantz & Heady, Lakewood, 1968—1971. President Tinsley Frantz, Fleming & Livingston, Professional Corporation, Tinsley, Frantz, Fleming & Davidson, P.C, Tinsley, Frantz & Fleming, Professional Corporation, Lakewood, 1971—1983.

Member Colorado House of Representatives, 1949—1950, majority leader, 1950. Arbitrator American Arbitration Association, since 1971. Board directors East Jefferson Chamber of Commerce, 1960—1962.

Captain Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado 1941, United States District Court Colorado 1946, United States Supreme Court 1946.

Religion

The bread and cup during Holy Communion symbolizes the broken body and shed blood of Christ that he offered for people the same way as he did for the disciples on the eve of his crucifixion.

Politics

Christians should engage the culture through discipleship and through participation in the democratic political process in order to fulfill the kingdom mandate taught in the Bible.

Views

Christians should take seriously their calling as salt and light.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Assn (governor 1963-1964), First Judicial District Bar Association (president 1962-1963, award of Merit 1977).

Connections

Married Helen Leona Holton, June 29, 1943. Children: Mansur Patrick, Mary Louise Tinsley Kerns.

father:
Joseph E. Tinsley

mother:
Faye F. (Edwards) Tinsley

spouse:
Helen Leona Holton

child:
Mansur Patrick Tinsley

child:
Mary Louise Tinsley Kerns Tinsley