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Lawyer

Edward Steele Merrick, American lawyer. Member American, Ohio, Cleveland bar associations, American Judicature Society, Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, Court Nisi Prius, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Merrick, Edward Steele was born on January 30, 1904 in Cleveland. Son of Walter C., and Elizabeth (Steele) Merrick.

Education

Student Williams College, 1923-1925. Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1927. Bachelor of Laws, Western Reserve U., 1935.

Career

With National Screw & Manufacturing Company, Cleveland, 1927-1931. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1935. Practiced in Cleveland, 1935-1968.

Partner McKeehan, Merrick, Arter & Stewart, 1945-1955. Partner Arter, Hadden, Wykoff & Van Duzer, 1955-1968. President, Civil Service Commission, Cleveland Heights, 1951-1968.

Past president, trustee Childrens Services. Trustee Golden Age Center.

Membership

Member American, Ohio, Cleveland bar associations, American Judicature Society, Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, Court Nisi Prius, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Mid Day, Mayfield Country (past president, trustee).

Connections

Married Beatrice E. Bolton, October 14, 1939. Children: Bonnie (Mistress.

father:
Walter C. Merrick

mother:
Elizabeth (Steele) Merrick

spouse:
Beatrice E. Bolton

child:
Bonnie (Mrs Merrick