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educator , Lawyer

Charles Killian Woltz, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Virginia bar 1937. Decorated Bronze Star medal.

Background

Woltz, Charles Killian was born on July 10, 1914 in Salem, Virginia, United States. Son of Maxwell Farrar and Irma (Killian) Woltz.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Virginia, 1934;Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1937.

Career

Practice in, Richmond, 1937-1947;associate, Christian, Barton & Parker, 1937-1941;partner, Christian, Barton & Parker, 1946-1947;associate professor of law, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1947-1952;professor, University of Virginia, 1952-1979;assistant dean, University of Virginia (Law School), 1949-1952;Doherty professor, University of Virginia (Law School), since 1967;reporter, Virginia Supreme Court Appeals, 1953-1967. Virginia commissioner on uniform state laws, 1988-1990.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia bar 1937.

Membership

Member Albemarle County School Board, 1952-1956. President Virginia School Board Association, 1955. Member general assembly National Council Churches Christ United States of America, 1955-1956.

Trustee Marion College Served to captain Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Virginia Bar Association (executive committee 1965-1968), American Boxwood Society, Albemarle County History Society (president 1972-1974), Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Omega Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi, Raven Society.

Connections

Married Dawn Rosalie Daniel, November 27, 1942. Children– Robin Barclay, Dabney Killian, Charlotte Farrar.

father:
Maxwell Farrar Woltz

mother:
Irma (Killian) Woltz

spouse:
Dawn Rosalie Daniel

child:
Robin Barclay Woltz

child:
Dabney Killian Woltz

child:
Charlotte Farrar Woltz