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William Brown Stansbury Edit Profile

lawyer , former mayor.

William Brown Stansbury, American lawyer, former mayor. Decorated Air medal with cluster. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1942-1949.; Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1971-1977), Kentucky Bar Association (house of deals 1960-1977), Louisville Bar Association (president 1974), United States Conference of Mayors, National League of Cities, Kentucky Municipal League.

Background

Stansbury, William Brown was born on March 18, 1923 in Corydon, Indiana, United States. Son of James Bernard and Alliene (Brown) Stansbury.

Education

1 daughter, Patricia Ann Stansbury Beckman. Bachelor of Arts Econs, U. Louisville, 1947, Juris Doctor, 1950.

Career

Bar: Kentucky 1950. Assistant sales manager Peerless Manufacturing Company, Louisville, 1947-1948, Stratton & Terstegge, Louisville, 1948-1949. With firm Mapother, Morgan & Stansbury, Louisville, 1950-1969. Member Jefferson County Probate Commission, probate judge pro tem, 1968-1976.

Senior partner firm Wood, Goldberg, Pedley, Stansbury, Louisville, 1969-1977. Mayor, City of Louisville, 1977-1982. Partner Mobley, Zoeller & Celebreeze, 1982-1985.

Chairman Louisville and Jefferson County Democratic Executive Committee, 1968-1976. Member City of Louisville Board, Aldermen, 1973-1977, president, 1974.

Membership

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1942-1949. Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1971-1977), Kentucky Bar Association (house of deals 1960-1977), Louisville Bar Association (president 1974), United States Conference of Mayors, National League of Cities, Kentucky Municipal League.

Connections

Married Mary Ellen Stansbury.

father:
James Bernard Stansbury

mother:
Alliene (Brown) Stansbury

spouse:
Mary Ellen Stansbury