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Wesley Ernest Brown, American federal judge. Bar: Kansas 1933, Missouri 1933. With United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member American Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association (executive council 1950-1962, president 1964-1965), Reno County Bar Association (president 1947), Wichita Bar Association, Southwest Bar Kansas, Delta Theta Phi.

Background

Brown, Wesley Ernest was born on June 22, 1907 in Hutchinson, Kansas, United States. Son of Morrison H. H. and Julia (Wesley) Brown.

Education

Student, Kansas University, 1928. Bachelor of Laws, Kansas City Law School, 1933.

Career

Private practice attorney, Hutchinson, 1933-1958. County attorney Reno County, Kansas, 1935-1939. Referee in bankruptcy United States District Court Kansas, 1958-1962, judge, 1962—1971, 1977—1979, chief judge, 1971—1977, senior judge, since 1979.

Appointed Temporary Emergency Court of Appeals of the United States, 1980-1993. Director National Association Referees in Bankruptcy, 1959-1962. Member bankruptcy division Judicial Conference, 1963-1970.

Member Judicial Conference, United States, 1976-1979. With United States Navy, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kansas 1933, Missouri 1933.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member American Bar Association, Kansas Bar Association (executive council 1950-1962, president 1964-1965), Reno County Bar Association (president 1947), Wichita Bar Association, Southwest Bar Kansas, Delta Theta Phi.

Connections

Married Mary A. Miller, November 30, 1934 (deceased). Children: Wesley Miller, Loy B. Wiley. Married Thadene N. Moore (deceased).

father:
Morrison H. H. Brown

mother:
Julia (Wesley) Brown

spouse:
Thadene N. Moore.

spouse:
Mary A. Miller

child:
Wesley Miller Brown

child:
Loy B. Wiley Brown