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Palmer Freeman

Palmer Freeman, American lawyer. Bar: South Carolina 1971, United States District Court South Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1975. Named Legislator of Year, South Carolina Young Democrats., 1982. Member South Carolina House of Representatives, 1976-1986; board trustees Winthrop College, Rock Hill, 1986-1992. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1968-1971. Member South Carolina Bar Association (house of deals 1980-1986).

Background

  • Freeman, Palmer was born on July 25, 1944 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of Palmer and Nancy (Williams) Freeman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Davidson College, North Carolina, 1966. Juris Doctor, University South Carolina, 1971.

    Career

    • Partner Mack, Mack & Freeman, Fort Mill, South Carolina, 1971-1981. Associate Spencer & Spencer, P.A., Rock Hill, 1981-1986. Partner Sinkler & Boyd, Columbia, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: South Carolina 1971, United States District Court South Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1975.

    Politics

    A member of a Christian Church should support all social initiatives having a purpose to maintain and strengthen well-being and progress of the whole community and its members.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Male and female have common humanity, having equal worth in the eyes of God. The erroneous notion that one gender is superior to another should be rejected.

    Membership

    Member South Carolina House of Representatives, 1976-1986. Board trustees Winthrop College, Rock Hill, 1986-1992. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1968-1971.

    Member South Carolina Bar Association (house of deals 1980-1986).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Farnsworth, 1963 (divorced 1984). Children: John, William. Married Carol Connor, May 23, 1985.

      Children: Connor, Daniel.
    • father: Palmer Freeman
    • mother: Nancy (Williams) Freeman
    • spouses: Mary Farnsworth
    • Carol Connor
    • children: John Freeman
    • William Freeman
    • Connor Freeman
    • Daniel Freeman
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    Born July 25, 1944
    (age 73)
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