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Ansel Frank Luxford, American lawyer. Member American, District of Columbia Bar associations; Club: Cosmos (Washington).


Luxford, Ansel Frank was born on July 11, 1911 in Harian, Iowa, United States. Son of Frank Wallace and Alta Jenny (Newman) Luxford.


Student Iowa U., 1929-1930, Creighton U., 1930-1931. Bachelor of Science, Catholic U. American 1933, Bachelor of Laws, 1935.


Admitted to District of Columbia, Iowa bars, 1935. Minnesota bar, 1940, also Supreme Court of the United States Court bar. Attorney general counsel’s office, Treasury Department, Washington, 1935-1939.

Attorney, specialist on foreign funds and economics warfare, general counsel’s office, 1940-1942. Chief counsel, foreign funds control, 1942-1943, assistant general counsel, 1943-1944. Chief legal adviser to American delegation United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference, Bretton Woods, 1944.

Assistant to secretary of treasury, 1944-1946. Assistant, later associate general counsel, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, 1946-1951. Partner Pehle, Luxford, Riemer Schlezinger & Naiden, 1951-1968, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Washington, 1968-1971.

President, director Providence Savings & Loan Association, Vienna, Virginia. Director EMB, Ltd.


Member American, District of Columbia Bar associations. Club: Cosmos (Washington).


Married Angela M. Valenza, September 21, 1935. Children: Angela Valenza (Mistress Henry D. Kerfoot, Junior.

Frank Wallace Luxford

Alta Jenny (Newman) Luxford

Angela M. Valenza

Angela Valenza (Mistress Henry D. Kerfoot Luxford

Jr Luxford