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Forrest C. Donnell

Born: 20-Aug-1884
Birthplace: Quitman, MO
Died: 3-Mar-1980
Location of death: St. Louis, MO
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Remains: Buried, Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, MO

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist [1]
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor and Senator from Missouri

[1] Raised Presbyterian, became a Methodist after marriage.

Father: John Cary Donnell
Mother: Barbara Lee Waggoner
Wife: Hilda Hays (m. 29-Jan-1913, one daughter, one son)
Daughter: Ruth (b. 1914)
Son: John Lanier (b. 1918)

    High School: Maryville High School, Maryville, MO (1900)
BA, University of Missouri-Columbia (1904)
    Law School: LLB, University of Missouri Law School (1907)

    US Senator, Missouri (3-Jan-1945 to 3-Jan-1951)
    Governor of Missouri (1941-45)
    Missouri State Official City Attorney, Webster Groves, MO
    Kappa Sigma Fraternity
    Missouri Bar Association 1907
    Order of the Coif
    Phi Beta Kappa Society
    Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity

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