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Lawyer

Virginia Barton Wallace was American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1950. Decorated three Bronze stars, United States Army. 1st Lieutenant Women's Army Corps, 1942-1945, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Background

Wallace, Virginia Barton was born on September 14, 1908 in Butler, PA. Daughter of James Lowrie and Olive Louise (Roberts) Barton.

Education

Bachelor, Wellesley College, Massachusetts, 1930. Postgraduate, University Wyoming, 1948. Juris Doctor, University Pennsylvania, 1950.

Career

Editor Bulletin Index Magazine, Pittsburgh, 1931-1934. Freelance journalist Pittsburgh/Gettysburg, 1934-1942. Associate White and Williams, LLP, Philadelphia, 1950-1961, partner, 1961-1980.

Retired, 1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1950.

Membership

1st Lieutenant Women's Army Corps, 1942-1945, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, bridge, travel, history.

Connections

Married Sillman Eugene Wallace, August 23, 1947 (divorced February 1979).

father:
James Lowrie Barton

mother:
Olive Louise (Roberts) Barton

spouse:
Sillman Eugene Wallace