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Orville Liscum Hubbard

Orville Liscum Hubbard, American city official. Recipient Distinguished Citizen award Dearborn Chamber of Commerce, 1962. Served as sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1922-1925.; Member Dearborn Bar Association (president).; Club: Dearborn Exchange. Holder nat. record longest full-time mayor. Founder first out-of-state apartment building for retirees, Dearborn Towers, Clearwater, Florida, also Camp Dearborn.

Background

  • Hubbard, Orville Liscum was born on April 2, 1903 in Union City, Michigan, United States. Son of Ralph Star and Sylvia Elizabeth (Hart) Hubbard.

  • Education

    • Student Ferris State College, 1925-1926. Bachelor of Laws, Detroit College Law, 1932. Extension courses Henry Ford Community College, University of Michigan.

    Career

    • Admitted to Michigan bar, 1932. Stenographer Ford Motor Company, 1925. Reporter Wall Street Journal, 1929-1934.

      United States Army reserve officer, 1930-1937. Michigan state trooper, 1942-1945. Assistant Attorney General Michigan, 1939-1940.

      Mayor of Dearborn, Michigan, 1942-1974. Republican precinct delegate, from. Member Wayne County Board Suprs., 1942-1968.

      Delegate Republican National Convention, 1952, alternate delegate, 1940.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served as sergeant United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1922-1925. Member Dearborn Bar Association (president). Club: Dearborn Exchange.

    Holder nat. record longest full-time mayor. Founder first out-of-state apartment building for retirees, Dearborn Towers, Clearwater, Florida, also Camp Dearborn.

    Connections

    • Married Fay Velma Cameron, July 20, 1927. Children: James, Frank, Nancy Anne, John Jay, Henry Ford.
    • father: Ralph Star Hubbard
    • mother: Sylvia Elizabeth (Hart) Hubbard
    • spouse: Fay Velma Cameron
    • children: James Hubbard
    • Frank Hubbard
    • Nancy Anne Hubbard
    • John Jay Hubbard
    • Henry Ford Hubbard
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    Nationality

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