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Elim O’Shaughnessy

diplomat.

Elim O’Shaughnessy, German diplomat.

Background

O’Shaughnessy, Elim was born on August 3, 1907 in Berlin, Germany. Son of Nelson and Edith (Coues) O’S. (parents American citizens).

Education

Student College de Normandie, 1919-1922, Canterbury School, 1922-1925, Yale, 1925-1926. Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1930.

Career

Foreign service officer, 1937. Served Warsaw, Ooland, 1937-1938. 3d secretary American Embassy, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1939-1944.

2d secretary, Paris, France, 1944-1947. Assistant chief Division Western European Affairs, 1948. Officer in charge French-Iberian Affairs, 1949-1951.

Counselor of Embassy, United States Embassy, Moscow, The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, 1951-1958, Belgrade, 1957-1960, American Embassy London, 1960-1964, charge d’affaires Budapest, Hungary, since 1964.

Membership

Clubs: Metropolitan (Washington).

Connections

Married Mary Wilson Cutler, October 1957. Children: Elise, Nelson, Sophie.

father:
Nelson Am

mother:
Edith (Coues) O’S. (parents Am

spouse:
Mary Wilson Cutler

children:
Elise O’Shaughnessy

Nelson O’Shaughnessy

Sophie O’Shaughnessy