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Lawyer

Sylvan Rapaport was American lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960. Trustee Jewish Home for Aged, Detroit, since 1954, Temple Israel, Detroit, 1963-1966. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Michigan (chairman committee on character and fitness 1954-1964), Detroit Bar Association Clubs: The Recess (Detroit); Kingsville Golf & Curling (Ontario, Canada).

Background

Rapaport, Sylvan was born on December 24, 1906 in Muncie, Indiana, United States. Son of Samuel Jeremiah and Ida Rose (Finklestein) Rapaport.

Education

University of Michigan (Bachelor of Arts). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor).

Career

Associate Friedman, Meyers & Keys, Detroit, 1929-1941, partner, 1941-1976. General counsel Borman's Inc., 1976-1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960.

Membership

Trustee Jewish Home for Aged, Detroit, since 1954, Temple Israel, Detroit, 1963-1966. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Michigan (chairman committee on character and fitness 1954-1964), Detroit Bar Association Clubs: The Recess (Detroit). Kingsville Golf & Curling (Ontario, Canada).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Amateur radio, photography.

Connections

Married Hinde Esther Goldstein, January 1, 1932. Children: Ida Rapaport Glass, Susan Rapaport King, Mary Rapaport Klein.

father:
Samuel Jeremiah Rapaport

mother:
Ida Rose (Finklestein) Rapaport

spouse:
Hinde Esther Goldstein

child:
Ida Rapaport Glass Rapaport

child:
Susan Rapaport King Rapaport

child:
Mary Rapaport Klein Rapaport