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Thad Eure

Thad Eure was American state official. Chairman board trustees Elon College; Member National Association Secretaries of State (president 1942, dean 1961), American Legion, 40 and 8, Theta Chi. Club: Elk.

Background

  • Eure, Thad was born on November 15, 1899 in Gates County, North Carolina, United States. Son of Tazewell A. and Armecia (Langstun) Eure.

  • Education

    • Student, University North Carolina, 1919. Student, Law School, 1922. Doctor of Laws, Elon College, 1958.

    Career

    • Lawyer; mayor, City of Winton, North Carolina, 1923-1928. Attorney Hertford County, 1923-1931. Principal clerk North Carolina House of Representatives, 1931, 33, 35, 36.

      Secretary state State of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1936-1989, retired, 1989. Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1929. Keynote speaker North Carolina Democratic Convention, 1950, permanent chairman, 1962.

    Politics

    Membership

    Chairman board trustees Elon College. Member National Association Secretaries of State (president 1942, dean 1961), American Legion, 40 and 8, Theta Chi. Club: Elk.

    Connections

    • Married Minta Banks, November 15, 1924. Children: Armecia (Mistress J. Norman Black, Junior), Thad.
    • father: Tazewell A. Eure
    • mother: Armecia (Langstun) Eure
    • spouse: Minta Banks
    • children: Armecia (Mistress J. Norman Black Eure
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    • 1919
      University North Carolina
    • 1922
      Law School
    • 1958
      Elon College
    • 1923 - 1928
      mayor
      North Carolina, United States
    • 1923 - 1931
      attorney, Hertford County
    • 1931
      principal clerk, North Carolina House of Representatives
    • 1936 - 1989
      secretary, state State of North Carolina
      Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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