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Raymond Lamprey King

Raymond Lamprey King was American judge. Bar: Michigan 1958.


  • King, Raymond Lamprey was born on September 1, 1929 in Braintree, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Samuel Winslow and Doris Eleanor (Lamprey) King.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Maine, 1952. Juris Doctor, Boston University, 1957.


    • Management trainee Sears, Roebuck and Company, Bangor, Maine, 1952—1954. Supervisor Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, 1957—1961. Partner King, Root & Seib, Professional Corporation, West Branch, 1962—1981.

      President, 1980—1981. Prospective attorney Ogemaw County, West Branch, 1962—1968. Judge Probate Court, 1968—1988.

      City attorney, City of West Branch, 1964—1968. Probate judge emeritus, Michigan, 1990—1997. With United States Air Force, 1951-1952.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Michigan 1958.


    The use of force should be supported, but only in extreme situations and only when the need is clear beyond reasonable doubt, and through appropriate international organizations.


    Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

    Denomination: Methodist


    It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.


    Chairman 10th district Michigan Republican Committee, 1965—1968. Building fund Tolfree Memorial Hospital, 1996—1997. Delegate Michigan Constitutional Convention, Lansing, 1961—1962, Republican National Convention, 1968.

    Board dirs Epilepsy Center Michigan, Eagle Village, Inc. Member of 34th Circuit Bar Association, Top-O-Michigan Probate Judges Association, Michigan Probate Judges Association, West Branch Country, Moose, Elks, Kiwanis.


    • Married Jean Ellen Peters, January 26, 1951 (deceased March 1986). Children: Deborah Rae King Westcott, David Winslow, Kathryn Mae King Holmes.
    • father: Samuel Winslow King
    • mother: Doris Eleanor (Lamprey) King
    • spouse: Jean Ellen Peters
    • children: Deborah Rae King Westcott King
    • David Winslow King
    • Kathryn Mae King Holmes King
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