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Lawyer

Thomas Curr Strachan, American lawyer. Member Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta, Order of Coif.

Background

Strachan, Thomas Curr was born on April 14, 1901 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States. Son of Thomas C. and Mary L. (Cooper) Strachan.

Education

Student Colorado College, 1919-1921. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1924, Juris Doctor, 1926.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar, 1926, since practiced in Chicago. Associate Butler, Lamb, Foster & Pope, 1926-1933, Butler, Pope, Ballard & Elting, 1933-1935. Private practice, 1935-1942.

Partner Pope & Ballard, since 1942. Assistant state’s attorney, Cook County, 1933. General attorney Chicago Transit Authority, since 1951.

Membership

Member Illinois, Chicago Bar Associations, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta, Order of Coif. Clubs: University, Legal, Law, Mid-Day (Chicago).

Connections

Married Mildred Gregory, October 22, 1932. Children: Mary Jane, Thomas Curr III, Elizabeth Gregory.

father:
Thomas C. Strachan

mother:
Mary L. (Cooper) Strachan

spouse:
Mildred Gregory

children:
Mary Jane Strachan

Thomas Curr III Strachan

Elizabeth Gregory Strachan