EVANS M. TAYLOR
Evans M. Taylor, attorney, son of Churchill and Augusta (Evans) Taylor, was born in Oakland, California, on October 13, 1903.
He received his legal education at the University of California Boalt Hall of Law and was admitted to the California State Bar in December of 1928.
Mr. Taylor was formerly associated with the firm of Miller & Thornton, then firm of Thornton & Watt, and later a member of the firm of Thornton, Menzies and Taylor, with offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Now member of the firm of Thornton and Taylor, San Francisco.
Former member and director of the San Francisco Junior Chamber of Commerce, and chairman of its Fire Prevention Committee. Chairman of Fire Safety Committee of the Governor’s Western Safety Conference in 1935, and of Committee on Earthquake Hazards and Building Codes.
Member of Order of Blue Goose International (insurance) and Fire Underwriters Association of the Pacific.
He holds membership in the American Bar Association (Section on Insurance Law), California State Bar Association, San Francisco Bar Association, Phi Alpha Delta Fraternity; and the Stock Exchange Club.
Mr. Taylor married Helen Fortmann on July 28, 1931, and they have two children, Judy Ardith, born in 1936, and Dennis Magarr, born in 1941. The family home is at 79 La Salle Avenue, Piedmont, California.
Offices: 311 California Street, San Francisco, California.
Transcribed By: Cecelia M. Setty.
Source: “Eminent Californians 1953”, by Lee E. Johnson & C. W. Taylor. Page 304, C. W. Taylor Publ., Palo Alto, California, 1953.
© 2014 Cecelia M. Setty.
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