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Lawyer

William Jefferson Crowell, American lawyer. Bar: Nevada 1937, United States District Court Nevada 1937, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit). Rose Sigler Mathews scholar, 1931. Chairman Nevada Democrats, 1952-1954. Member of Masons (Tonopah master 1946), Rotary (Tonopah president 1949, Carson City president 1961).

Background

Crowell, William Jefferson was born on August 30, 1913 in Tucson. Son of William J. Crowell and Juanita Saralegui.

Education

Bachelor, University Nevada, 1934. Juris Doctor, University California, San Francisco, 1937.

Career

District attorney, Nye County, Tonopah, New York, 1947-1954; partner, Crowell, Crowell, Crowell & Susich, Carson City, Nevada, 1964. General counsel Nevada Indianapolis Commission, Carson City, 1959-1978.

Achievements

  • Bar: Nevada 1937, United States District Court Nevada 1937, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit).

Membership

Chairman Nevada Democrats, 1952-1954. Member of Masons (Tonopah master 1946), Rotary (Tonopah president 1949, Carson City president 1961).

Connections

Married Harriet C. Lemson, November 20, 1940. Children: William J. Junior, Robert L.

father:
William J. Crowell

mother:
Juanita Saralegui

spouse:
Harriet C. Lemson

child:
Robert L. Crowell

child:
William J. Junior Crowell