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James B. Pearson

AKA James Blackwood Pearson

Born: 7-May-1920
Birthplace: Nashville, TN
Died: 13-Jan-2009
Location of death: Gloucester, MA
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Baldwin City Cemetery, Baldwin City, KS

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Kansas, 1962-78

Military service: US Navy (1943-46, Lt.)

Wife: Margaret Lynch (wife #2, until his death)
Son: James
Son: William
Son: Thomas
Daughter: Laura

    University: Duke University
    University: LLB, University of Virginia (1950)

    LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae
    US Senator, Kansas (appointed, 31-Jan-1962 to 23-Dec-1978, resigned)
    Kansas State Senate (1956-60)
    Kansas State Official County Probate Judge (1954-56)
    Kansas State Official Asst. County Attorney, Johnson County, KS (1952-54)
    Kansas Bar Association 1950
    Traveled to the USSR Jun-1975

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