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William Augustine O’Brien, American judge. member of faculty School Law, U. San Francisco, 1927-1934; Member California Code Commission, 1948-1953.; Member American, San Francisco (Board of Governors 1938, 46) bar associations, U. San Francisco Alumni Association, State Bar California; Club: Bohemian.

Background

O’Brien, William Augustine was born on June 26, 1903 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of William James and Margaretta Helena (Costello) O’B.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of San Francisco, 1924, Bachelor of Laws, 1926.

Career

March 1952); children—William King, Sallyanne (Mistress Gerald C. Davalos). Married second, Elinor M. Shaw, September 12, 1959. Admitted to California bar, 1926.

Assistant United States District attorney Northern District California, 1927-1932. Private practice, San Francisco, 1932-1956. Member of faculty School Law, U. San Francisco, 1927-1934.

General counsel Housing Authority City and County San Francisco, 1938-1956. Appointed judge municipal court, 1956, 63, presiding judge, 1959-1963. Judge Superior Court State California, 1963-1970.

Membership

Member of faculty School Law, U. San Francisco, 1927-1934. Member California Code Commission, 1948-1953. Member American, San Francisco (Board of Governors 1938, 46) bar associations, U. San Francisco Alumni Association, State Bar California.

Club: Bohemian.

Connections

Married Robena King, June 24, 1933 (deceased.; married second, Elinor M. Shaw, September 12, 1959. Children: William King, Sallyanne (Mistress.

father:
William James O’B.

mother:
Margaretta Helena (Costello) O’B.

spouses:
Robena King

Elinor M. Shaw

children:
William King O’Brien

Sallyanne (Mrs O’Brien