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Lawyer

William Roy Kirby, American lawyer. Bar: Kansas 1939, Oklahoma 1939, United States District Court Kansas 1939. Named to Hall of Fame, Coffeyville Regional Medical Center, 1994. Commander United States Navy, 1941-1945. Member Montgomery County Bar Association (president 1965), Masons, Shriners, Order of Coif.

Background

Kirby, William Roy was born on September 6, 1914 in Concordia, Kansas, United States. Son of Clarence William and Frances (Cleveland) Kirby.

Education

University of Kansas (Bachelor of Arts). University of Kansas (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Associate Yancey & Douglas, Oklahoma City, 1939-1940. Partner Hall, Kirby & Levy, Coffeyville, Kansas, 1960-1975. Private practice, 1939, 40-41, 46-60, 75—.

Assistant county attorney Montgomery County, Kansas, Independence, Kansas, 1947-1949, county attorney, 1949-1953. City attorney City of Coffeyville, 1975. Board directors Condon National Bank, Coffeyville.

Achievements

  • Bar: Kansas 1939, Oklahoma 1939, United States District Court Kansas 1939.

Religion

When anybody starts to follow the way of Jesus, it means to share his relationship with God as Father.

Politics

The Church must be self-critical before it presumes to be critical of others.

Views

All Christians should study Old and New Testament, which texts were written and gathered together over a long period of time. It is important to find out as much as we can about the original contexts in which texts were produced.

Membership

Commander United States Navy, 1941-1945. Member Montgomery County Bar Association (president 1965), Masons, Shriners, Order of Coif.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married February 20, 1949 (deceased). 1 child, Kent Douglas.

father:
Clarence William Kirby

mother:
Frances (Cleveland) Kirby

spouse:
February 20

child:
Kent Douglas Kirby