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Cleve Robert Ferguson

Cleve Robert Ferguson, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Calif 1966, United States District Court (central district) California 1966, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1987, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.


Ferguson, Cleve Robert was born on December 31, 1938 in Long Beach, California, United States.


Attended, University Vienna, 1960—1961. Bachelor of Arts in Economics, University Southern California, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Southern California, 1965.


Associate Musick, Peeler & Garrett, Los Angeles, 1965—1969, Hayes & Hume, Beverly Hills, California, 1969—1974. Private practice Claremont, since 1974. Adjunct professor physics and astronomy University La Verne, 1993—2005.

President, Chief Executive Officer Mars Manned Mission corporation. President Hyde Mountain Marketing Company, since 2004. Adjunct professor College Law University La Verne, 1994—2001.

Instructor astronomy and business law Chapman University, 1992—1993. Instructor telescope use and telescope optics University of California at Los Angeles, University California, Irvine.


Active Stony Ridge Observatory, since 1985, president, 1994—1997. Co-founder, board trustees Mount Wilson Institute, California, since 1987. Lecturer, consultant Municipal Officers for Redevelopment Reform, since 1996.

Avocat Ordo Supremus Militaris Templi Hierosolymitani, Grand Priory of the Scots. Trustee Pilgrim Congressional Church, Pomona, California. Director Clan Fergusson Society North America, 1987—2000.

Director, president Pasadena Area Opera Trust, 2008—2009. Fellow: Society Antiquaries Scotland. Member: Sons of the Revolution St. Andrews Society Los Angeles, Los Angeles Opera League, University Club Pasadena, Beta Theta Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Astronomy, dry fly fishing, skiing, mountaineering.


Son of Frank H and Ruth S Ferguson. Children: Sharon Anne, Robert Timothy. Married Peggy Burke Daniell, November 19, 1995.