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William Alvah Stewart, American judge. Served Judge Advisory General Department, United States Army, 1942-1946.; Member Judge Advisory Association Kappa Psi.; Club: University (Pittsburgh).

Background

Stewart, William Alvah was born on August 16, 1903 in Pittsburgh. Son of William Alvah and Julia Elizabeth (Langworthy) Stewart.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1928.

Career

Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1928, practiced law, Pittsburgh, 1928-1951. Partner Weller, Wicks & Wallacs, Pittsburgh, 1946-1951. Instructor law school Duquesne U., 1930.

42; United States district judge, western district of Pennsylvania since 1951. Assistant city solicitor, Pittsburgh, 1934-1936, city solicitor, 1938-1942, member city council, 1946-1951. Assistant company solicitor, Allegheny Company, 1936-1938.

Member Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh, 1947-1951.

Membership

Served Judge Advisory General Department, United States Army, 1942-1946. Member Judge Advisory Association Kappa Psi. Club: University (Pittsburgh).

Connections

Married Lois Ann Alter, July 11, 1931. Children: William Alvah, Foster Ashe.

father:
William Alvah Stewart

mother:
Julia Elizabeth (Langworthy) Stewart

spouse:
Lois Ann Alter

children:
William Alvah Stewart

Foster Ashe Stewart