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Lawyer

Samuel William Masten, American lawyer.

Background

Masten, Samuel William was born on July 27, 1915 in Nemo, South Dakota, United States. Son of James V. and Edna (VanHorn) Masten.

Education

Student South Dakot School Mines, 1933, U. Wyoming, 1940. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, U. South Dakot, 1946.

Career

Admitted to South Dakot bar, 1946, practiced in Canton.

Membership

Member South Dakot Court Study Commission, 1962-1963. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1941-1942. Member American College Trial Lawyers, American Trial Lawyers Association (Board of Governors 1968-1980), American Judicature Society, (director 1967-1970), American Bar Association (member house delegations 1973-1980), State Bar South Dakot (president 1965), International Academy Trial Lawyers, International Society Barristers, Delta Theta Phi.

Mason (Shriner).

Connections

Married Kathryn Kaltsulas, December 29, 1944. Children: Jeffrey, Stephanie, Mary, Allison, Monte.

father:
James V. Masten

mother:
Edna (VanHorn) Masten

spouse:
Kathryn Kaltsulas

children:
Jeffrey Masten

Stephanie Masten

Mary Masten

Allison Masten

Monte Masten