Franey, Hattie 1a

Birth Name Franey, Hattie
Gender female
Age at Death 88 years, 25 days


Hattie Franey, admitted to the Kansas Bar in January 1914, opened a law office in Arkansas City and practiced for forty years.
Hattie Franey, Ark City Traveler obit, Dec. 26, 1957 (indicating that she was the first woman police judge, serving from 1944-50).
"Her offices were in the Crescent BuildĀ­ing at the southwest corner of Washington Avenue and South Summit Street. In her later years she was not a very attentive automobile driver, and her car was readily identiĀ­fiable by its battered appearance. She died December 25, 1957, and was buried in the Riverview mausoleum"

1918 KS & Kansans, Hattie Franey - KSGenWeb


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1869-12-01 Nemaha Co, KS    
Event Note


Death 1957-12-26 City of Arkansas City, Cowley, KS    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Franey, Patrick H1847-05-171915-06-12
Mother Myers, Jennifer Elizabeth1850-04-181920-10-20
         Franey, Hattie 1869-12-01 1957-12-26
    Sister     Franey, Nettie 1871-07-22 1955-09-11

Source References

  1. William E. Connelley: A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans,
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