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governor of Guam

Ford Quint Elvidge, Former governor of Guam. Bar: Washington 1918.

Background

Elvidge, Ford Quint was born on November 30, 1892 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Fred H. and Cora A. (Quint) Elvidge.

Education

Studied law, Vancouver, British Columbia and University Washington.

Career

Practice, Seattle, from 1919. Member firm Elvidge, Watt, Veblen & Tewell. Apprd. special assistant to attorney general State of Washington, 1949.

Governor of Guam, 1953-1956.

Achievements

  • Bar: Washington 1918.

Membership

Active in civic work, Seattle. Lieutenant infantry United States Army, 1918-1919. Member Seattle Bar Association (president 1941), Washington State Bar Association (governor 1943-1946), American Bar Association, English-Speaking Union (past president), University Washington Law School Alumni Association (past president), American Legion, Rainer Club, College Club (past president), Masons (33 degree), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Anita Emily Miller, 1918. Children: Marthanna (Mistress John Veblen), Robert, Carolyn Eaton.

father:
Fred H. Elvidge

mother:
Cora A. (Quint) Elvidge

spouse:
Anita Emily Miller

children:
Robert Elvidge

Marthanna Elvidge (Mistress John Veblen)

Carolyn Eaton Elvidge