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Edward Rouzie Baird, American lawyer. member Tidewater Legal Aid Society; member board of trustees Norfolk Academy; Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.; Member American Bar Association (past.

Background

Baird, Edward Rouzie was born on November 20, 1909 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of Edward R. and Katharine (Michaux) Baird.

Education

Graduate Woodberry Forest School, Orange, Virginia. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1933.

Career

; children—Edward Rouzie, Eleanor Gray. Married second, Mary L. Riggan, February 23, 1963. Admitted to Virginia bar, 1933, practiced in Norfolk.

Past secretary-treasurer, member board, general counsel Atlantic & Danville Railway Former adviser to board Norfolk Seaman’s Aid Society Past vice president, board member Tidewater Legal Aid Society. Past board directors Norfolk Zoological and Aquarium Society. Past president, honorary member board of trustees Norfolk Academy.

Past president, director Norfolk Society for Prevention Cruelty to Animals. Past trustee Ballentine Home.

Membership

Member Tidewater Legal Aid Society. Member board of trustees Norfolk Academy. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.

Member American Bar Association (past. Clubs: Virginia (president 1960), Norfolk Yacht and Country.

Connections

Married Eleanor Gray Perry, April.; married second, Mary L. Riggan, February 23, 1963. Children: Edward Rouzie, Eleanor Gray.

father:
Edward R. Baird

mother:
Katharine (Michaux) Baird

spouse:
Mary L. Riggan

spouse:
Eleanor Gray Perry

child:
Eleanor Gray Baird

child:
Edward Rouzie Baird