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Edwin Lyle Fisher

Edwin Lyle Fisher, American government official. Member bar of Supreme Court United States, United States Court of Appeals, District Court of the United States for District of Columbia; Member Federal (1st vice president), American Bar Associations, Phi Beta Gamma.

Background

  • Fisher, Edwin Lyle was born on February 26, 1907 in Ottumwa, Iowa, United States. Son of Frederick William and Catherine (Welch) Fisher.

  • Education

    • Student George Washington University, 1929, 1934. Bachelor of Laws, National U. Law School, 1933.

    Career

    • With Burlington R.R., Ottumwa, 1924. Stenographer, American Battle Monuments Commission, Washington, 1928-1929. Clerk, stenographer, Department Commerce, Washington, 1929-1930.

      Junior administrative assistant Department Justice, Washington, 1930-1936. Claims examiner to assistant general counsel, General Accounting Office, Washington, 1936-1947, general counsel 1947-1958. Assistant general counsel The Martin Company, since 1958.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member bar of Supreme Court United States, United States Court of Appeals, District Court of the United States for District of Columbia. Member Federal (1st vice president), American Bar Associations, Phi Beta Gamma. Clubs: Kenwood Golf and Country (Bethesda).

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy B. Henderson, August 18, 1931. Children: Robert Lyle, Joan Elizabeth, Mary Louise.
    • father: Frederick William Fisher
    • mother: Catherine (Welch) Fisher
    • spouse: Dorothy B. Henderson
    • children: Robert Lyle Fisher
    • Joan Elizabeth Fisher
    • Mary Louise Fisher
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    Born February 26, 1907
    Died July 11, 1962
    (aged 55)
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