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William Sherwood Wilkinson, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1960, Michigan 1966. Recipient Community Distinguished Service award Canon City Junior Chamber of C., 1964; named to Outstanding Young Men of America, 1965.


Wilkinson, William Sherwood was born on September 6, 1933 in Williston, North Dakota, United States. Son of John Thomas and Evelyn (Landon) Wilkinson.


Bachelor of Science in Bus, University Idaho, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1960.


Practiced in, Canon City, Colorado, 1960-1966;assistant district attorney, 11th Judicial District, Colorado, 1961-1965;general counsel, secretary, Michigan Farm Bureau Family Companies, Lansing, 1966-1996. Lecturer Pre-Parole Release Center, Colorado State Penitentiary, 1961-1965. Instructor adult education, Canon City, 1965.

Counsel Canon City Recreation District, 1964-1965.


In modern culture the ability to make decisions and choose our own path in life has extremely high value. But through the faith we voluntarily surrender to God in love and joy.


The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.


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.


Member lay advisory board St. Thomas More Hospital, Canon City, 1963-1966. Delaware, county, district and congressional conversations Republican party, 1964. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1955-1958.

Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Corporation Counsel Association, National Council Farmer Cooperatives (legal, tax and accounting committee), Phi Delta Phi, Tau Kappa Epsilon.


Married Carol Ann Burns, August 20, 1960. Children– Leslie Ann, Richard Sherwood, Greta Diann.