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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

    Religion

    Denomination: United Church of Christ

    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
    • Junior) Eure
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    Nationality
    • 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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