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David Glendenning Roberts

David Glendenning Roberts, state supreme court justice. Bar: Maine 1956, United States District Court Maine 1959, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1964. Served to lieutenant United States Army, 1951-1953.

Background

  • Roberts, David Glendenning was born on July 17, 1928 in Fort Fairfield, Maine, United States. Son of Melvin Philip and Ethel (Chamberlain) Roberts.

  • Education

    • AB, Bowdoin College, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1956.

    Career

    • Partner Pendleton and Roberts, Caribou, Maine, 1956-1961. Assistant United States attorney United States Department Justice, Bangor, 1961-1966. Private practice, 1966-1967.

      Justice Maine Superior Court, 1967-1980. Associate justice Supreme Judicial Court, Portland, from 1980. Member Maine Judicial Council, Augusta, 1969-1977, 80-86.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maine 1956, United States District Court Maine 1959, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to lieutenant United States Army, 1951-1953.

    Connections

    • Married Rose Marie Downie, February 9, 1952. Children: Michael, Mary, Dorothy, Catherine, Sarah, Joseph, Susan.
    • father: Melvin Philip Roberts
    • mother: Ethel (Chamberlain) Roberts
    • spouse: Rose Marie Downie
    • children: Michael Roberts
    • Mary Roberts
    • Dorothy Roberts
    • Catherine Roberts
    • Sarah Roberts
    • Joseph Roberts
    • Susan Roberts
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    Died January 26, 1999
    (aged 70)
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