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Dudley Wainright Orr

Lawyer

Dudley Wainright Orr, American lawyer. Bar: bar 1933.

Background

Orr, Dudley Wainright was born on June 9, 1907 in Concord, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Benjamin Hall and Carolyn Augusta (Dudley) Orr.

Education

AB, Dartmouth College, 1929. A.M., Dartmouth College, 1941. Doctor of Laws, Dartmouth College, 1972.

Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1933. Student, University Clermont Ferrand, France, 1930. Doctor of Laws, St. Anselm's College, 1959.

Doctor of Laws, New England College, 1967.

Career

Associate firm McLane, Davis & Carleton, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1933-1935. Assistant attorney general, 1935-1937. Member New Hampshire Tax Commission, 1937-1942.

Individual practice, 1937-1944. State attorney New Hampshire OPA, 1942-1943. Director Merchants Mutual Insurance Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: bar 1933.

Membership

Secretary New Hampshire Commission on Unemployment Insurance, 1934-1935. Secretary Concord Planning Board, 1938-1968. Chairman New Hampshire State Planning and Development Commission, 1943-1944.

Trustee Dartmouth College, 1941-1971. Military service 1944-1945. Counsel Assistant Secretary Navy (Material Division) 1945-1946.

Member American, New Hampshire bar associations, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta. Clubs: Odd Fellow.

Connections

Married Florence Gene Ward, June 18, 1935. Children– Marjorie Hall (Mistress George A. MacIver, Junior), Carolyn Ward (Mistress Robert H. Mattoon, Junior).

father:
Benjamin Hall Orr

mother:
Carolyn Augusta (Dudley) Orr

spouse:
Florence Gene Ward

child:
Marjorie Hall (Mistress George A. MacIver Orr

child:
Junior

child:
Carolyn Ward (Mistress Robert H. Mattoon Orr

child:
Junior