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Donald Roosevelt Mote, American judge. Member Indiana Society Chicago, Wabash Chamber of Commerce, Wabash County History Society, Delta Tau Delta, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Kappa.; Mason (Shriner, Jester), Elk.

Background

Mote, Donald Roosevelt was born on April 27, 1900 in near Union City, Indiana, United States. Son of Oliver Perry and Emma Alice (Thomas) Mote.

Education

Student DePauw University, 1919-1922. Bachelor of Arts, Wabash College, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1927.

Career

Bar, 1927; practice law, Indianapolis, 1927-1936, North Manchester-Wabash, 1937-1962. Deputy attorney general, Indiana, 1928. City attorney, North Manchester, 1948-1952.

County attorney, Wabash County, Indiana, 1957-1962. Judge Indiana Appellate Court, 1963-1966, Indiana Supreme Court, Indianapolis, 1966-1968.

Membership

Member Indiana Society Chicago, Wabash Chamber of Commerce, Wabash County History Society, Delta Tau Delta, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Kappa. Mason (Shriner, Jester), Elk.

Connections

Married Flora Elizabeth Hunter, April. Children: Virginia (Mistress.

father:
Oliver Perry Mote

mother:
Emma Alice (Thomas) Mote

spouse:
Flora Elizabeth Hunter

child:
Virginia (Mrs Mote