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Edward Havens DeHority, was American accountant, lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1956; Certified Public Accountant, Ohio 1962.


DeHority,, Edward Havens was born on August 5, 1930 in Elwood, Indiana, United States. Son of Edward Havens and Gladys Magdaline (Vermillion) DeHority.


Bachelor of Science, Indiana University, 1952. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1956.


Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, Washington, 1956;Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, Cleveland, 1957-1958;tax accountant, Ernst & Young, Cleveland, 1958-1963;tax manager, Ernst & Young, Atlanta, 1963-1966;partner-in-charge, tax, Ernst & Young, Atlanta, 1966-1970;administrative partner, regional partner-in-charge, tax, Ernst & Young, Atlanta, 1970-1972;client relations partner, Ernst & Young, Cleveland, 1972-1978;managing partner, Ernst & Young, Stamford, Connecticut, 1978-1988. Trustee, treasurer Southern Federal Tax Institute, Atlanta, 1963-1972. Lecturer taxsubjects, 1964-1972.

Board directors UST, Inc., since 1991.


  • Bar: Virginia 1956; Certified Public Accountant, Ohio 1962.


Captain Cancer Crusade, Atlanta, 1968, Republican Roundtable, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1979-1988. Campaign chairman United Way, Greenwich, 1984-1985, president 1986-1988. First lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1954.

Member of the United States Golf Association (senior amateur committee), American Srs. Golf Association, World Srs. Golf Association, Southern Srs.

Golf Association, International Senior Golf Society, 200 Club, Biltmore Forest Golf Club, Blind Brook Club, Chattooga Club, Everglades Club, Loblolly Bay Club, Loblolly Pines Golf Club, Medalist Golf Club, Piedmont Driving Club, Peachtree Golf Club, Wade Hampton GolfClub, Beta Theta Pi.


Married Jeanne Wilson Davies, January 31, 1953 (deceased 1983). Children: Edward Havens III, John Davies. Married Miriam Frances Arnold, January 1, 1984.

Stepchildren: David Arnold Newman, William Truslow Newman.

Edward Havens DeHority,

Gladys Magdaline (Vermillion) DeHority,

Jeanne Wilson Davies

Miriam Frances Arnold

Edward Havens III DeHority,

John Davies DeHority,

David Arnold Newman DeHority,

William Truslow Newman DeHority,