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Lon Luvois Fuller

Lon Luvois Fuller, American educator. award American Philos. Member Massachusetts bar; Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, Delta Chi, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif.

Background

  • Fuller, Lon Luvois was born on June 15, 1902 in Hereford, Texas, United States. Son of Francis Bartow and Mary Salome (Moore) Fuller.

  • Education

    • Student of University California, 1919-1920. Bachelor of Arts, Stanford, 1924, Juris Doctor, 1926.

    Career

    • ; children—Francis Brock, Cornelia. Married second, Marjorie D. Chapple, November 5, 1960. Instructor law U. Oregon Law School, 1926-1928, University of Illinois College Law, 1928-1931.

      Professor of law Duke U., 1931-1940. Visiting professor law Harvard University, 1939-1940, professor of law, 1940-1948, Carter professor jurisprudence, from 1948, emeritus, to 1978.

    Works

    • Author: The Law in Quest of Itself, 1940. The Morality of Law, 1964. Legal Fictions, 1967.

      Anatomy of the Law, 1968.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Massachusetts bar. Member American Academy Arts and Sciences, Delta Chi, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif.

    Connections

    • Married Florence Gail Thompson, August 11, 1926 (deceased.; married second, Marjorie D. Chapple, November 5, 1960. Children: Francis Brock, Cornelia.
    • father: Francis Bartow Fuller
    • mother: Mary Salome (Moore) Fuller
    • spouses: Florence Gail Thompson
    • Marjorie D. Chapple
    • children: Francis Brock Fuller
    • Cornelia Fuller
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    Born June 15, 1902
    Died April 8, 1978
    (aged 75)
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