AKA James Thomas Blair, Jr.
Born: 15-Mar-1902Birthplace: Maysville, MODied: 12-Jul-1962Cause of death: Accident - Misc Remains: Buried, Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City, MO
Gender: MaleRace or Ethnicity: WhiteSexual orientation: StraightOccupation: PoliticianParty Affiliation: Democratic
Nationality: United StatesExecutive summary: Governor of Missouri, 1957-61
Military service: US Army (Col., WWII)
Father: James T. Blair, Sr. (Missouri legislator and judge, b. 1871)Wife: Emiline Chorn Blair (two children, d. 12-Jul-1962 accidental asphyxiation)
University: Southwest Missouri State College University: University of Missouri Law School: Cumberland University (1924)
Governor of Missouri (14-Jan-1957 to 9-Jan-1961) Lieutenant Governor of Missouri (1949-57) Mayor of Jefferson City, MO (1947-49) Missouri State House of Representatives (1929-33) American Bar Association American Judicature Society American Legion Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks Freemasonry Missouri Bar Association Loyal Order of Moose Shriners Missouri Bar Association
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