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lawyer , Elevator company executive

Fayette Smith Dunn, American lawyer, elevator company executive. Member Commerce and Industry Association New York (directory).

Background

Dunn, Fayette Smith was born on October 31, 1903 in Maryville, Missouri, United States. Son of Samuel Orace and Carrie Eliza (Smith) Dunn.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1925. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1928.

Career

Admitted to Illinois bar. 1928, New York, 1936. Practice law; Chicago, 1928-1955, New York City, 1936-1960.

Secretary Otis Elevator Company. New York City, 1951-1964, general counsel, 1960-1964, president, director, 1964-1968, Chairman of the Board 1968-1970, chairman finance committee, 1970-1979. Director Irving Trust Company New York, General Cable Corporation, New York City.

Membership

Member Commerce and Industry Association New York (directory). Clubs: University, India House, Pinnacle (New York City).

Connections

Married Mildred Ingeborg Lidell, June 30, 1939.

father:
Samuel Orace Dunn

mother:
Carrie Eliza (Smith) Dunn

spouse:
Mildred Ingeborg Lidell