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Lawyer

Edward Northup Gadsby, American lawyer. Recipient presidential citation New York University, 1960. Member American, Federal Bar Associations, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Phi.

Background

Gadsby, Edward Northup was born on April 11, 1900 in North Adams, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Herbert H. and Sigma Mirta (Northup) Gadsby.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1923, Master of Arts (honorary), 1958. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1929. Doctor of Laws, Suffolk U., 1959.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1929, Massachusetts bar, 1937. With firm Rushmore, Bisbee & Stern, New York City 1929-1937. Private practice, N. Adams, Massachusetts, 1937-1947.

With firm Sullivan and Worcester, Boston, 1956-1957. Commissioner Massachusetts Department Public Utilities, 1947-1952, chairman, 1947-1949, counsel, 1952-1956. Member chairman Securities and Exchange Commission, 1957-1961.

Partner firm Gadsby and Hannah, Boston and Washington, 1961-1973.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: 11A Business Organizations, Federal Security Exchange Act.

Membership

Member American, Federal Bar Associations, Phi Beta Kappa, Chi Phi.

Connections

Married Isabelle H. Halsey, December 29, 1934. Children: Edward Northup, Susan Elizabeth.

father:
Herbert H. Gadsby

mother:
Sigma Mirta (Northup) Gadsby

spouse:
Isabelle H. Halsey

children:
Edward Northup Gadsby

Susan Elizabeth Gadsby