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Lawyer

Robert Gaynor Braden, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1938, Kansas 1939.

Background

Braden, Robert Gaynor was born on January 29, 1914 in Parkersburg, West Virginia, United States. Son of Charles Blaine and Dica (Gaynor) Braden.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Kansas, 1935. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1938.

Career

Practiced in, Wichita, since 1939. Partner firm Jochems, Sargent & Blaes, 1946-1985. Of counsel Sargent, Klenda, Mitchell & Austerman, 1985-1987, Wisdom & Haag, P.A., Wichita, since 1987.

President Braden Drilling, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1938, Kansas 1939.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

Views

Church decisions should be made as openly as possible, giving opportunities for all to contribute. It is important for all views to be heard and taken seriously, especially where Christians disagree.

Membership

President Wichita Guidance Center, 1962-1966, Wichita Symphony Society, 1972-1974. President Wichita Music Theatre, Inc., 1983-1986. Served with United States Army, 1941-1946.

Member Harvard Law Association Kansas (president since 1960), Indiana Petroleum Association American (director Kansas 1955-1960), Wichita bar associations (director 1958-1960) Clubs: Wichita Country (Wichita) (president 1968-1969), Petroleum (Wichita) (president 1975-1976).

Connections

Married Muriel Louise Coultis, April 4, 1941. Children– Roberta (Mistress Fred Powell), Bruce F.

father:
Charles Blaine Braden

mother:
Dica (Gaynor) Braden

spouse:
Muriel Louise Coultis

child:
Roberta Braden (Mistress Fred Powell)

child:
Bruce F. Braden