William Clarence Sheely, American judge. Member American, Pennsylvania (president), bar associations, Sigma Chi.; Mason (K.T., 33 degree), Elk.
Sheely, William Clarence was born on March 28, 1902 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Eugenia (Hanna) Sheely.
Bachelor of Science, Gettysburg College, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, Master of Arts, Dickinson School Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1926, Doctor of Laws, 1952, Doctor of Civil Law, 1960. Doctor of Laws, Gettysburg College, 1959.
Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1926, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, 1926, Superior Court, District Court Justices, Supreme Court of the United States Court. Associate Keith & Sheely, Gettysburg, 1926-1935. Presiding judge 51st Judicial District, Adams and Fulton companies, from 1935.
President Dicksinson School Law, 1939-1959.
Member American, Pennsylvania (president), bar associations, Sigma Chi. Mason (K.T., 33 degree), Elk.