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Leslie Charles Rogers, lawyer, was born February 21, 1896, on a wheat farm near Washtucna, Adams County, Washington. Parents: Charles Franklin and Kate Frances (Baker) Rogers.

Attended public schools of Adams County, Washington and Ventura County, California. Graduate: Stanford University, Class of 1917, with degrees of A.B. and LL.B. Prominent in student activities and athletics (rowing crew).

Mr. Rogers has been in practice of law in San Francisco, California, since June, 1919. Presently partner in firm of Rogers and Clark, organized January 1, 1932.

During World War I, he was a second lieutenant in the Infantry.

Member: American Bar Association; San Francisco Bar Association; Phi Kappa Sigma Fraternity; Phi Delta Phi Fraternity; Stanford Honor Societies: Quadrangle Club, Skull and Snakes, Block S. Society; and the Commonwealth Club of San Francisco.

Mr. Rogers married Frances Bliss in 1922. They have three children: Leslie Charles, Jr., born in 1923; William Bliss, born in 1924; and Elizabeth Frances, born in 1927.

Homes: 52 El Camino Real, Berkeley, California, and Spring Mountain Road, St. Helena, Napa County, California.

Office: 111 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California, since August 1, 1928.




Transcribed By: Cecelia M. Setty.

Source: Eminent Californians 1953, by Lee E. Johnson & C. W. Taylor. Page 332, C. W. Taylor Publ., Palo Alto, California, 1953.

2014 Cecelia M. Setty.






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