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George DeWitt Miller

George DeWitt Miller, American lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1953, United States District Court (southern district) Michigan 1953, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1960, United States Tax Court 1960. Recipient Commendation medal.

Background

  • Miller, George DeWitt was born on August 20, 1928 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of George DeWitt and Eleanor Mary Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Amherst College, 1950. Juris Doctor with distinction, University Michigan, 1953.

    Career

    • Associate Bodman, Longley & Dahling, Detroit, 1957-1961, partner, from 1962.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Michigan 1953, United States District Court (southern district) Michigan 1953, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1960, United States Tax Court 1960.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Trustee, member Matilda R. Wilson Fund, since 1993, president, since 1998. Trustee Maplegrove Center/Kingswood Hospital, Henry Ford Health Systems, since 1995, Music Hall Center Performing Arts, since 2002. Director Detroit Symphony/Orchestra Hall, since 2001.

    Captain United States Air Force, 1953-1956. Fellow Michigan State Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Michigan, Detroit Bar Association, Orchard Lake Country Club, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Yacht racing, shooting, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Prudence Brewster Saunders, December 28, 1951. Children: Margaret DeWitt, Joy Saunders.
    • father: George DeWitt
    • mother: Eleanor Mary Miller
    • spouse: Prudence Brewster Saunders
    • children: Margaret DeWitt Miller
    • Joy Saunders Miller
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    Born August 20, 1928
    Died October 18, 2006
    (aged 78)
    Nationality

    Award