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Shirley Alton Webster Edit Profile

Lawyer

Shirley Alton Webster, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1932. Recipient award of Merit Iowa State Bar Association, 1964.

Background

Webster, Shirley Alton was born on September 21, 1909 in Minburn, Iowa, United States. Son of Marion A. and Ruth (Shirley) Webster.

Education

Bachelor, State University Iowa, 1930. Juris Doctor, State University Iowa, 1932.

Career

Since practiced in, Winterset. Member law firm Webster, Jordan, Olivera & Walters. County attorney Madison County, 1939-1944.

Achievements

  • Bar: Iowa 1932.

Membership

Served as lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Probate Counsel (member board of regents, treasurer). Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1958-1969), Iowa Bar Association (president 1957-1958, chairman special committee probate law 1958-1973), 25th Judicial District Bar Association, Iowa State Bar Foundation (president since 1979), Madison County Bar Association (secretary 1935-1954), American Legion, Order of Coif.

Clubs: Mason.

Connections

Married Marie E. Drews, Sept 19, 1935. Children– Jane, Annual.

father:
Marion A. Webster

mother:
Ruth (Shirley) Webster

spouse:
Marie E. Drews

child:
Jane Webster

child:
Annual Webster