Warren Noble Groff was born in Tiffin, Ohio, in
1874. His education was received at the public schools, followed
by a course at Notre Dame, after which he entered the Ohio State
University. He was graduated from the latter institution in 1896
with the degree of A. B. He then entered the law department,
taking his degree in 1899.
Mr. Groff comes of a family of lawyers, his
forebears having been eminent in the legal profession in Ohio for many
years, and it was in his native town that he first commenced to
The great Middle West called him, however,
and it was not long before he came to Kansas City, and let the local
winds dally with his shigle. Mr. Groff is alone in the practice
He is unmarried, and belongs to the Chi Phi
Fraternity, the Kansas City Athletic Club, and the University Club.
In politics he is a Democrat, and since
coming to Kansas City has identified himself with the local