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Edward Godfrey Miller, American lawyer. Decorated Order of Southern Cross (Brazil); Great Cross of Boyaca, Great Cross of San Carlos (Colombia); Order of Ruben Dario (Nicaragua); Order of Honor and Merit (Haiti). Member board of directors Pan-American Capital Corporation; Member of the United States delegate United Nations Conference, Bretton Woods, 1944, San Francisco, 1945; Member Council Foreign Relations New York.

Background

Miller, Edward Godfrey was born on September 27, 1911 in San Juan, P.R. Son of Edward Godfrey and Nora (Elizardi) Miller.

Education

Graduated from St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1929. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1936.

Career

; children—Rebecca P., Jane G. Admitted to New York bar, 1938. Associate lawyer Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1936-1941, partner, 1947-1949, 53-58. Partner Lazard Freres & Company.

New York City, 1958-1960. Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, 1960-1964. Counsel Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, 1967-1968.

Assistant chief foreign funds control division Department State, Washington, 1941-1942. Special assistant United States ambassador, Rio de Janeiro, 1942-1943, special assistant under-secretary state, 1944-1946, assistant secretary state, 1949-1952.

Membership

Member board of directors Pan-American Capital Corporation. Member of the United States delegate United Nations Conference, Bretton Woods, 1944, San Francisco, 1945. Member Council Foreign Relations New York.

Clubs: Knickerbocker, River, India House (New York City).

Connections

Married Carol H. Prichitt, February 3, 1939 (divorced 1967). Children: Rebecca P., Jane G.

father:
Edward Godfrey Miller

mother:
Nora (Elizardi) Miller

spouse:
Carol H. Prichitt

child:
Rebecca P. Miller

child:
Jane G. Miller