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Lawyer

William Adney Mc Swain, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1927, Illinois, 1931. Life trustee Art Institute Chicago; Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (president 1966), 7th Federal Circuit Court Bar Association (president 1965) Clubs: Union League (Chicago); Glenview (Illinois).

Background

Swain, William Adney Mc was born on June 7, 1904 in Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States. Son of William A. and Caroline Thompson (Lee) McSwain.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University South Carolina., 1925;Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1927.

Career

With, Eckhart, McSwain, Silliman & Sears, and predecessors, Chicago, 1931-1988. Director De Soto Securities Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1927, Illinois, 1931.

Membership

Life trustee Art Institute Chicago. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (president 1966), 7th Federal Circuit Court Bar Association (president 1965) Clubs: Union League (Chicago). Glenview (Illinois).

Connections

Married Marian Hartig, October 4, 1941. Children– Barbara Ann, Marian, Jane, Nan, Betty Lee.

father:
William A. McSwain

mother:
Caroline Thompson (Lee) McSwain

spouse:
Marian Hartig

child:
Barbara Ann Swain

child:
Marian Swain

child:
Jane Swain

child:
Nan Swain

child:
Betty Lee Swain