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William Clarence Sheely, American judge. Member American, Pennsylvania (president), bar associations, Sigma Chi.; Mason (K.T., 33 degree), Elk.

Background

Sheely, William Clarence was born on March 28, 1902 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Eugenia (Hanna) Sheely.

Education

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.

Career

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.

Membership

Member American, Pennsylvania (president), bar associations, Sigma Chi. Mason (K.T., 33 degree), Elk.

Connections

Married Dorothy Bushnell, February 12, 1930.

father:
William Sheely

mother:
Eugenia (Hanna) Sheely

spouse:
Dorothy Bushnell