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Charles Francis Preusse, American lawyer.

Background

Preusse, Charles Francis was born on March 14, 1902 in New York City. Son of William and Bridget (Sheridan) Preusse.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, New York University, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1928.

Career

Associate firm Baldwin, Hutchins & Todd, 1928-1930. Charge legal staff handling liquidation Bank of the United States, 1932-1943. Associate firm Chadbourne, Wallace, Parke & Whiteside, 1943-1946.

1st assistant and acting Corporate Counsel City New York, 1946-1950. Acting deputy mayor, part of 1949. Member Mayor’s Committee on Management, Mayor’s Executive Committee on City Management, 1948-1953.

Member Mayor’s Cabinet New York City, 1954-1959, 1st department city administrator, 1954-1955, city administrator, 1955-1959. Member firm Whitman & Ransom, 1959-1977. Director, counsel Bank of Commerce.

Director Hospital Insurance Plan.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author municipal reports.

Membership

Member Mayor’s Committee on Management, Mayor’s Executive Committee on City Management, 1948-1953. Member Mayor’s Cabinet New York City, 1954-1959, 1st department city administrator, 1954-1955, city administrator, 1955-1959. Member firm Whitman & Ransom, 1959-1977.

Member Health Research Council New York City. Served with 101 Cavalry, New York National Guard, 1930-1933. Member Association Bar New York City (Executive Committee 1963-1967), Delta Upsilon, Phi Delta Phi.

Clubs: Maidstone, University, Columbia University (New York City).

Connections

Married Josephine Florence, August 19, 1933. Children: Sandra, Charles S. Admitted to New York bar, 1929.

father:
William Preusse

mother:
Bridget (Sheridan) Preusse

spouse:
Josephine Florence

child:
Sandra Preusse

child:
Charles S. Admitted to New York bar Preusse

child:
1929 Preusse